Corporate Ethics & Social Responsibility
The Sumitomo Spirit gives top priority to social credibility and corporate ethics is deeply instilled in all Sumitomo Electric Group companies, including SEWS-E. The Sumitomo Electric Group Vision 2017 includes five core Corporate and Social Responsibility categories;
- Products and Services
- Supply chain
- Human resources
- Environmental preservation
- Social contribution
Sumitomo Electric established its first Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee in July 2004. This committee includes managers of the departments with CSR related activities, including; Legal, Safety and Environment, Procurement, Logistics, Quality, Human Resources and Information Systems. The Sumitomo Electric group initiatives continue to drive CSR activity in SEWS-E.