On December 16, 2019, media holding Expert issued the first rating of Sustainable Development Program (https://expert.ru/expert/2019/51/kto-oplatit-kachestvo-zhizni/).
As stated in the research, the rating showed that Russian companies pay more and more attention to social environment and ecology.
To make the rating, the publishing company used a data released in the IFRS reports and an information from questionnaires. The rating “Expert-400” was taken as a basis.
Questionnaire had 26 questions, three more economic parameters were taken by Expert analysts independently from reporting documents; they analyzed the variation of financial figures of the companies’ gross income and profit ratio.
The questionnaire for the largest Russian companies had questions regarding their contribution to the sustainable development in the company habitat, and social responsibility of the business. Among this, the policy towards personnel, ecology, company habitat development and industrial life, transparency of the reporting documents to the society.
The rating was made on the basis of 5 elements. Each of these factors was scored (number of scores is a percentage completion of each element). The overall score was calculated as average value of each 5 elements.
Based on the results of the analysis, Arkhangelsk PPM JSC took 46th place among 100 largest Russian companies.
The company’s factors are above average: the overall score is 62.0; social policy and personnel is 68.4; ecology is 70.6; development of the company habitat is 63.7; involvement with SMEs (small and medium business) is 35.9; company’s industrial life is 71.5.