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Sustainability Credentials

Our hard work towards being the industry leader in sustainability practices has been recognized by various prestigious organizations.

CDP Outstanding Carbon Disclosure in Latin America

CDP Outstanding Carbon Disclosure

In 2015 CEMEX ranked second in the Latin American Climate Disclosure Leadership Index, a ranking compiled by CDP that recognizes leading companies in the disclosure of data related to environmental and CO2 emissions performance.

CEMEX earned this honor for its sound sustainability practices and its comprehensive disclosure, which earned a score of 99 out of 100 for the transparency and completeness of information provided. This is the fourth consecutive year that CEMEX was included in this ranking.

Mexican Stock Exchange Sustainability Index

Mexican Stock Exchange Sustainability Index

Since its inception in 2011, CEMEX has been one of only around 30 companies chosen for the exclusive Mexican Stock Exchange Sustainability Index. The evaluation scope included our management and use of natural resources, corporate governance standards and social responsibility with key stakeholders including employees, customers, suppliers and communities.

En 2015, CEMEX was chosen as the best performing company in the three pillars. The Index also recognized CEMEX as the company with the best social responsibility strategy.

UNGC 100 Index


CEMEX was the only Mexican company selected in the United Nations Global Compact 100, a stock index composed of a representative group of Global Compact companies, selected based on implementation of the ten principles and evidence of leadership commitment. This index combines corporate performance on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues with a requirement of consistent base-line profitability.

Fortune’s Change the World


CEMEX has been included in Fortune’s Change the World list, a ranking that recognizes 50 companies worldwide that have made a sizable impact on major global social or environmental problems as part of their competitive strategy. CEMEX is the only Latin-American based company included and the only company from the construction materials sector.