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Sustainable supply chain targets and actions

action plan 2019-2021
Targets Main actions
  • We develop sustainable procurement practices globally
    • 100% of new direct suppliers go through supplier approval process
    • 40 supplier sustainability audits conducted per year
  • Continue supplier sustainability audits while ensuring high quality audit follow-up process
  • Continue to increase traceability in supply chain
  • Develop carbon footprint calculation of our supply chain
  • Make guidelines for sustainable purchasing of logistics services
  • Implement sustainability gates and guidance in site works purchasing
  • We support selected key suppliers to meet the level of sustainability expected by Valmet
    • 100% of selected key suppliers engaged
  • Implement sustainability engagement program for key suppliers globally
  • Launch sustainability e-learning for key suppliers to increase awareness of Valmet’s Sustainable Supply Chain Policy requirements
  • Set CO2 reduction targets to highest emitting direct suppliers
Main achievements in 2018
  • 84% of new direct suppliers went through the supplier approval process and were automatically screened for sustainability
  • Indirect key suppliers and new indirect suppliers included in supplier approval process
  • 52 supplier sustainability audits conducted by Valmet with a third-party auditor
  • Sustainability program for key suppliers launched covering 100% of the key suppliers in China