Tokyo (September 21, 2016) - Bridgestone Corporation submitted the report on the "Corporate Governance Code" to the Tokyo Stock Exchange, with verification concerning the state of correspondence to all principals. The "Corporate Governance Code" was added to the listing rules of the Tokyo Stock Exchange last year to contribute to the realization of effective "Corporate Governance" as the KEY principals. Separately, the Company collected them as 2016 Report on the "Corporate Governance Code" and published them on the Company's website.
Through the message of Masaaki Tsuya, Member of the Board, CEO and Representative Executive Officer, Concurrently Chairman of the Board on the report, explaining the Company's idea of the "Corporate Governance" and introducing efforts towards it, Bridgestone Corporation is aiming to promote greater understanding of its "Corporate Governance".
Bridgestone Corporation will continuously improve the establishment of governance structures to achieve the Company's final goals of "becoming a truly global company" and "Dan-Totsu" in all aspects of its business.
About Bridgestone Corporation:
Bridgestone Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, is the world’s largest tire and rubber company. In addition to tires for use in a wide variety of applications, it also manufactures a broad range of diversified products, which include industrial rubber and chemical products and sporting goods. Its products are sold in over 150 nations and territories around the world.