To fulfill corporate social responsibilities, we conduct procurement activities based on the following policies.
1. Regulatory compliance
We comply with individual country's laws, regulations and social norms such as competition laws, trade laws and environmental laws.
2. Respect for human rights
We do not do business with the operators who use illegal, forced or child labor force, or have problems of occupational safety and health.
We give the highest priority to safety of customers and consumers, and procure goods of satisfactory safety.
4. Green Procurement
Based on “NOK Group Green Procurement Guidelines”, we conduct procurement activities that give sufficient consideration to the global environment conservation.
5. Maintaining Confidentiality
We do business with the suppliers who properly manage their customers', personal and technological information or other information gathered through transactions.
6. Rejecting anti-social forces
We do not do business with gangs, gangsters, people related to a gang or any other anti-social forces.
7. Response to conflict minerals
We work toward non-use of minerals or its derivatives that are sources of funding for armed groups acting inhumanely.
8. Contribution to the local community
We contribute to local communities' development with aggressive procurement from local suppliers.
9. Sharing consciousness
We work to make our “Charter of Corporate Behavior” and this “CSR Procurement Guidelines” shared and respected across our entire supply chain.