By MarEx 2015-09-18 20:37:13
NYK has become a member of the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN), a global business network that works toward realizing fair trade across the entire shipping industry.
The network has a vision of a maritime industry free of corruption, and collaborates with governments, authorities, international organizations and key stakeholders to identify and mitigate the root causes of corruption in the maritime industry.
NYK and its group companies have implemented a number of measures to prevent corruption and bribery, and, as a good corporate citizen, will continue to give attention to fair business activities to earn the trust of stakeholders and contribute to the achievement of a sustainable global society.
MACN has welcomed 16 new members since the beginning of 2015: Anglo American, Bunker Holding, BW Group, China Navigation Company, EDF Trading, DONG Energy, Hafnia Tankers, Höegh LNG, Louis Dreyfus Commodities, MF Shipping Group, Masterbulk Pte Ltd, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Smit Lamnalco, Scorpio Group, Unifeeder and Wallem Ship Agency.
Established in 2011, and formalized in 2012, MACN is comprised of vessel owning companies within the main sectors of the maritime industry and other companies in the maritime industry including cargo owners and service providers.