Announcement of Winners of Awards under the Excellent Green Logistics Commendation Program
- Winners to be honored at the FY2019 Green Logistics Partnership Conference -
December 6, 2019
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), jointly with the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) and related industrial organizations, has been conducting the Excellent Green Logistics Commendation Program to recognize projects that have made remarkable contributions to the establishment of sustainable logistics systems, based on partnerships between consignors and logistics business operators.
METI hereby announces the winners of the awards under the FY2019 program. The commendation ceremony will be held during the FY2019 Green Logistics Partnership Conference on December 13 (Fri.), 2019.
1. Outline of the conference
The Green Logistics Partnership Conference is a meeting body established in April 2005 through joint efforts between METI, MLIT, and related industrial organizations to expand collaborative efforts between consignors and logistics business operators for reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the logistics sector in Japan. The conference has been making efforts to raise public awareness of green logistics based on partnerships between consignors and logistics business operators, recognize excellent case examples, and promote publicity.
At the FY2019 conference, a commendation ceremony will be held to recognize businesses, respectively by METI and MLIT, for their remarkable efforts in which they have contributed to the establishment of sustainable logistics systems, in particular. At the ceremony, the winners will make presentations concerning their efforts.
2. Outline of the FY2019 conference
- Date and time:
- December 13 (Fri.), 2019; from 13:30 to 16:30 (doors will open at 13:00.)
- Nikkei Conference Room
(6th floor of Nikkei Building; 1-3-7 Otemachi, Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo; Postal code: 100-8066)
- Closing date for application:
- 12:00 p.m., December 12 (Thur.), 2019
- How to apply:
Note: If you wish to take photos and report at the conference for press coverage, visit this website for prior registration.
3. Winners of the Excellent Green Logistics Commendation Program
For further details, see the Japanese language press release.
Note: Winners under the MLIT program are publicized on the following website:
Division in Charge
Logistics Policy Planning Office, Commerce and Service Industry Policy Group