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Hitachi Transport System

Participation in Initiatives

United Nations Global Compact

 United Nations Global Compact

The HTS is pleased to announce that it has signed the United Nations Global Compact ("UNGC") initiative proposed by the United Nations in May 2020 and we have also joined the Global Compact Network Japan, the compact's local network in Japan.
The UNGC is a voluntary initiative to participate in creating a global framework for sustainable growth.
In conducting their business operations, UNGC signatory companies and organizations are required to support the initiative's ten principles in the four fields of human rights, labour, the environment, and anti-corruption.

Under the corporate philosophy "to deliver high-quality services that will help make the world a better place for people and nature for generations to come," the Hitachi Transport System Group strives to achieve sustainable growth by solving issues and creating "values" through various "collaborative innovation."

The Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact

Human RightsPrinciple1Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; and
Principle2make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
LabourPrinciple3Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
Principle4the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour;
Principle5the effective abolition of child labour; and
Principle6the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.
EnvironmentPrinciple7Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;
Principle8undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and
Principle9encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.
Anti-CorruptionPrinciple10Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.