Outokumpu develop its supplier transparency in sourcing
06 April 2021
Outokumpu is taking actions to further develop the monitoring of its suppliers and to increase the transparency of its sourcing. The company has also decided to audit Vale, one of its ferronickel suppliers.
Outokumpu and Vale management representatives have agreed on regular reviews of the situation. Outokumpu has emphasized the importance of complying with the company’s high standards and requirements set for its suppliers. Outokumpu has also decided to conduct an independent audit of Vale’s Onça Puma mine in Brazil as soon as the pandemic regulations allow a visit to the site.