Supply Chain Due Diligence & Conflict Minerals Compliance
The RCS Global team are leaders in providing advisory and audit services on Supply Chain Due Diligence and Conflict Minerals Compliance worldwide. We work closely with a broad range of companies in raw materials trading, manufacturing and listed brand companies in the electronics, automotive, medical and other industries to identify and respond to compliance issues affecting their business.
Our capacity to audit extends from Independent Private Sector Audits (IPSAs) in the US to Chinese based manufacturers to mines in the Congo.
We combine practical experience with in-depth knowledge of the global value chain for SEC issuers and non-listed companies. All of our work is aligned with Dodd-Frank Section 1502, the OECD Due Diligence Guidance and the CFSI Conflict Minerals Reporting Template.
At all stages of the supply chain, from Microsoft/Nokia to AVX to Trafigura to mines in high-risk areas, our team makes sure your supply chains are conflict-free, responsible and compliant.
Our staff are based in the US, EU, China and Africa Great Lakes Region design, implement and assess due diligence systems in conflict minerals and raw materials that manage your regulatory and reputational risk so that you can provide your customers, investors and stakeholders with the assurance they need.
For one of the world’s top electronics brands, RCS Global conducted the first validation audits of Asian suppliers to verify due diligence systems for conflict free sourcing. RCS Global works with our client at various level in the supply chain to promote due diligence on the origin and chain of custody of minerals through validations and trainings.
For Sierra Wireless Inc. Omnicell, and other global consumer brands, RCS Global developed their conflict minerals due diligence policy, internal procedures and reporting mechanisms. We continue to assist our clients in implementing the conflict minerals program in the current reporting period. As a result of our intervention our clients have adopted robust, streamlined and efficient policies and procedures.
For Trafigura, the second largest trading company in the world, RCS Global developed the trading division’s conflict minerals due diligence policy, internal procedures and reporting mechanisms. As a result of our intervention, Trafigura has adopted one of the most comprehensive and progressive conflict minerals due diligence policies in the world; the work by RCS Global is featured in Trafigura’s 2014 Annual Report.