Top automakers release new supply chain standards

The automakers pledge to better oversee working conditions, human rights and ethics

Supply chain management can have a significant impact on public reputation, and it seems the world’s largest automakers aren’t looking to take any risks.

14 of the world’s largest automakers released the Automotive Industry Guiding Principles to Enhance Sustainability Performance in the Supply Chain on April 1, pledging to better oversee working conditions, human rights and ethics within the supply chain. The companies have agreed to a set of best practices that each of the automakers will aim to follow.

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