English Sitetop > CSR Activities > Approaches toward Compliance

   NDK sincerely abides by laws, regulations and social norm as business ethics, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “being aware of its mission and responsibility as the top manufacturer in the world in the crystal products industry”.

   NDK prohibits illegal financial transactions and criminal act as corruption, extortion and embezzlement. Moreover, NDK establishes Internal Hotline System, acquires information in-house about breaches of laws, regulations, etc., then analyzes and utilizes such information. NDK entirely prohibits unfavorable treatment in personnel evaluation of whistleblowers and collaborators, and set a compliance hotline as the Compliance Committee (in-house) with a women-only contact point and an external hotline (lawyers), so as for all the employees to report or consult their problems.

1. Fair Business Activities
   NDK makes sincere efforts to achieve free competition and fair trade, and takes steps to implement appropriate security measures on information that we obtain through business to protect from unauthorized computer access, loss, destruction, manipulation, leakage, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “providing high-quality service to customers while staying ahead of the marketplace” and “contributing to the surrounding communities and recompensing its investors”.

2. Export Control
   NDK constructs a fast and reliable export system, obtaining and taking advantage of the following export certifications, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “being aware of its mission and responsibility as the top manufacturer in the world in the crystal products industry”.
  (1) Japanese version of Authorized Economic Operator (AEO)
  (2) General license by submission of export management compliance program to Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

3. Intellectual Property
   NDK promotes research and development of highly-advanced technology and products, respecting others' intellectual property rights, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “providing high-quality service to customers while staying ahead of the marketplace” and “seeking an easier-to-use and more stable oscillation source and creating higher added value”.

4. Procurement Activities
   In selecting suppliers, NDK makes efforts to evaluate their involvement in environmental activities, quality, price and capability of quality management, production and technique, considering their involvement in CSR (respect of human rights / involvement in health and safety, environment, ethics / exclusion of antisocial organizations, international terror organizations and armed groups). And NDK purchases materials from the suppliers that promote involvement in environmental activities positively, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “being aware of its mission and responsibility as the top manufacturer in the world in the crystal products industry” and “contributing to the surrounding communities and recompensing its investors”.

5. Public Disclosure
   NDK discloses sufficient information to shareholders, investors and other stakeholders appropriately and on a timely basis, so that we could fulfill the NDK's philosophy, which is “contributing to the surrounding communities and recompensing its investors”.
   As widely known, NDK became the first company in Japan to adopt IFRS on May 13, 2010.


 

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