■Basic Purchasing Policy
Takata Corporation carries out purchasing activities based on the “TAKATA Conduct Guidelines” which are basic action guidelines for all Takata associates.
1. Approach to Compliance and Social Needs
We comply with the related laws that govern our local and global businesses.
In addition, we promote purchasing activities to comply with a social imperative that prioritizes factors such as the environment, human rights, labor conditions, occupational safety and health, and information management.
2. Fair and Impartial Purchasing
We provide business opportunities in an open manner to business partners from around the world, and welcome working with creative and competitive business partners.
We also evaluate and select business partners in a comprehensive and fair manner based on factors such as quality, price, delivery schedule, technology and financial conditions.
3. Mutually Beneficial Partnerships with our Business Partners
We regard our business partners as value creators, and through seeking to realize optimal levels for quality, price and delivery, as well as purchasing reliability, we aim to establish relationships of trust with our business partners and bring about the mutual enhancement of competitiveness and prosperity with them.
4. Environmental Consideration to Reduce our Environmental Footprint
We promote production activities that take the environment into consideration, and seek to purchase products with minimal impact for the environment protection.