07/09/2017 EMBRAER LISTED ON THE DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX FOR THE 8TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

EMBRAER LISTED ON THE DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX FOR THE 8TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

For the eigtht consecutive year, Embraer has been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World Universe 2017/2018), announced. Based on the analysis of several sustainability metrics, the DJSI lists companies that stand out for their economic, social and environmental performance.

Embraer’s overall score of 75 points was worth the second place in the Aerospace & Defense segment. Compared to 2016, the company maintained the leadership in its sector in the criteria Supply Chain Management and Innovation Management. In addition, the company has taken the lead in three other criteria: Human Capital Development, Labor Practice Indicators and Product Stewardship, a segment where the company has been growing continuously since 2011.

The index lists 377 companies, and only 4 companies from the Aerospace & Defense sector were listed. The analysis is conducted by the Swiss sustainable investment company RobecoSAM, which invited over 3,400 companies of the S&P Global Broad Market Index from 24 sectors to take part in the evaluation.

In 2009, Embraer appeared in DJSI analysis as a "Sector Mover", which ranks companies by the number of positions gained among their peers. In 2010, Embraer was listed in the index, and was rated "Gold Class", reference given to companies with the best performance in their sectors. In 2011, the Company was the Aerospace & Defense sector leader. Since then, Embraer has been listed in the DJSI World, and joins the DJSI Emerging Markets Index since it was created, in 2013.