Our goal is to create sustainable value to ensure the company’s competitive advantage through collaboration and innovation on environmental and social issues. By utilising collaborative strategy in supply chain the company will continue to gain competitive advantage. Collaboration remains an essential source of competitive advantage. In collaboration with our suppliers we can ensure economic, environmental and social performance throughout our product life cycle. We expect all our suppliers and supply chain personnel is to operate safely, responsibly and sustainably in accordance with the Northam Platinum code of ethics.
In FY2016, Northam Platinum spent R3.5 billion with suppliers. We believe that each rand spent should be an investment in promoting responsible business practice amongst our suppliers. Promoting a sustainable supply chain also has a mutually beneficial impact on broader society.
We set out to distinguish ourselves in supply chain sustainable development. We strive to set the standard and honour our commitment to contribute to economic, labour human rights and environmental well-being.