AQM provisionally approved to perform Amfori BSCI audits in China
Amfori BSCI audits available in China
Since 10 th April, AQM provisionally entered into the amfori BSCI audit company pool and is available to conduct BSCI audits in China.
In order to ensure BSCI requirements, AQM is completing the onboarding process in line with the new Audit Company Acceptance Criteria and, If AQM successfully completes each quality activity, it will enter the auditing pool for Bangladesh and China in 2018.
At amfori we believe in a world where all trade delivers social, environmental and economic benefits for everyone. We call this Trade with Purpose.
As the leading global business association for open and sustainable trade, we bring together over 2,000 retailers, importers, brands and national associations representing a combined turnover of more than one trillion euros.
We offer our members a practical framework and world-class tools that enable them to manage the social and environmental performance of their supply chains and anticipate trends. We also advocate for progressive policy and collaborate with high-level stakeholders to achieve common aims.
Our work enables organisations to enhance human prosperity, use natural resources responsibly and drive open trade globally. These are major challenges across the world which require a collaborative effort to tackle. So, while our members can’t solve them on their own, together we can influence and drive positive change at scale.
About amfori BSCI
Amfori BSCI (Business Social Compliance Initiative) is a amfori (new corporate name of the Foreign Trade Association) initiative admitting international trade as a human prosperity and economic development lever.
As a global social auditing framework, amfori BSCI code of conduct refers to most important international human rights and working conventions and provides guidelines to locally assess, frame and improve labour protection. All amfori BSCI participants and their business partners commit to implement step by step within their supply chain developments, like:
- The right of collective bargaining
- Occupational Health & Safety
- (Young) workers protection
- Fair wage and employment status/conditions
- Social and environmental responsibility