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Corporate Social Responsibility

Since its establishment in 2002, the company has adhered to the development concept of innovation, coordination, openness and green, attached great importance to corporate internal social responsibility governance and sustainable development, and is a leader in the construction of social responsibility in the industry. Huayou has been practicing the responsibility concept of "production and ecological harmony, economic benefits and social benefits unity", adhering to the green development, vigorously promote energy saving and consumption reduction, clean production, circular economy, green manufacturing, to create a resource saving, environmentally friendly, leading industry benchmark; adhere to Shared development, care for employees, comprehensively protect the rights and interests of employees, realize the mutual promotion between the healthy development of enterprises and the improvement of employee value, and pay attention to people's livelihood; actively engaged in social welfare undertakings, in the performance of social responsibility to promote the common progress of enterprises and society.

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Responsibility Cobalt Industry Initiative



Neighbourhood Improvement

Supply Chain Due Diligence

With the continuous development of electric vehicles, energy storage systems, smart phones, aerospace and other industries, the global demand for cobalt resources presents a growing trend, and the sustainability of cobalt resources has also attracted the attention of global stakeholders.


Since the beginning of 2016, the international community, including non-governmental organizations and media, has been continuously reporting on the human rights risks in the global cobalt supply chain, including the human rights violations such as child labor in the mining process of cobalt mining in the democratic republic of Congo.


Huayou Cobalt from 2016 to now, after more than 30 months of frank and tough global scope of operation, quickly make up for the cognitive, improve the ability of supply chain of the operational risk control. According to the UN, OECD and CCCMC’s responsible supply chain management guide, Huayou Cobalt has builded and run the first responsible cobalt supply chain due diligence system in the whole industry. Huayou has always stressed that it is not only necessary to attach importance to the management of supply chain, but also to the local conditions of the investing country and the root causes of the problems.


Huayou Cobalt to develop a new ESG strategy and management program

Huayou Cobalt to develop a new ESG strategy and management program

Huayou Cobalt to develop a new ESG strategy and management program
Huayou Dated RMI Audit on 16-18th October after the Auditing Cooperation MOU Signed between RCI and RMI

Huayou Dated RMI Audit on 16-18th October after the Auditing Cooperation MOU Signed between RCI and RMI

The Responsible Cobalt Initiative (RCI) and Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) have signed an MOU on September 5th, which is aimed at jointly promoting due diligence in responsible cobalt supply chain by supporting companies’ implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas (OECD Guidance) and the Chinese Due Diligence Guidelines for Responsible Minerals Supply Chains (Chinese Guidelines).

External Exchange & The Latest News

2020 Environmental Social Governance Report - Huayue Nickle Cobalt (Indonesia) Co.,Ltd

2020 Environmental Social Governance Report - Huayue Nickle Cobalt (Indonesia) Co.,Ltd

2021-08-06 11:33
2020 CSR Report

2020 CSR Report

2021-08-06 13:32
Supplier Standard for Responsible Cobalt Sourcing

Supplier Standard for Responsible Cobalt Sourcing

2020-04-10 14:41
Supplier Code of Conduct

Supplier Code of Conduct

2020-04-10 14:36

In terms of social responsibility, especially cobalt supply chain responsible management, if you have any suggestions, opinions or complaints about us, you can contact us through the following ways

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Huayou encourages stakeholders to put forward their opinions on the company's social responsibility management seriously and responsibly, especially the responsible management of supply chain, to help the company improve its work; at the same time, it also accepts complaints from stakeholders, and provides due and unimpeded services to ensure that the company's work is carried out in a standard and orderly manner.


Social Responsibility Management /Cobalt Supply Chain Due Diligence
Add:No.18 Wuzhendong Road, Tongxiang City, Zhejiang Province (CSR Office) 
Tel:+243 841206837
RSE@huayou.comAddress:Likasi Road, Jorisit Block, Anaks District, Lubumbashi Municipality, Province du Haut Katanga, CDM (CSR Office)

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