universal scientific industrial (shanghai) co., ltd. (hereinafter collectively referred to as “usi”) works closely with its supply chain partners to enable a sustainable operation that contributes to positive impacts to the environment and the community. through its sustainable supply chain management, usi ensures that its suppliers are respectful of human rights, conscientious of conflict metal sourcing, and conduct their operations in a safe, ethical and responsible environment.
usi maintains strict criteria in our supplier selection process, procurement strategy, supplier and goods consolidation, and standardizes our procurement process by leveraging resources from across the organization. usi deploys a value-oriented approach to educate our suppliers on the supplier code of conduct. this approach drives suppliers to attach greater importance to sustainability issues while pursuing innovation for the benefit of the industry. supply chain management is an important function within an enterprise and we are doubling our efforts not only on upholding an incorruptible supply chain, but also on formulating supply chain strategies in support of customers’ needs and demands for green solutions. as a leading semiconductor service provider, usi is in a unique position to play an active role to drive win-win strategies with its supply partners to meet sustainability goals in human rights, responsible sourcing, environmental protection and corporate compliance.