1.NTT will strive to provide competitive opportunities with fairness to both domestic and foreign suppliers, and to build mutual trust and understanding.
2.NTT will conduct economically rational procurement of competitive goods and services that meet its business needs, deciding suppliers based on quality, price, delivery times and stable supply in a comprehensive manner.
3.NTT will conduct procurement in a manner that follows laws and regulations as well as social norms, and takes the environment, human rights and other issues into account to contribute to society.
NTT has formulated the guidelines and decided on the requirements below in order to collaborate with suppliers and promote socially responsible procurement which is responsive to societal requests, for example, for environmental conservation and to ensure quality and safety necessary to provide a high level of service reliability.
Please observe all of the following when working with NTT.
NTT has defined the following guidelines for socially responsible procurement which is responsive to societal requests, for example, for human rights protection, environmental conservation, and product and service quality and safety.
The Guidelines for Green Procurement provide the general green procurement rules that NTT Group companies and suppliers must follow to help tackle environmental issues on an ongoing basis.
Related Guidelines: NTT Group Energy Efficiency Guidelines
NTT Group cooperates with suppliers in its handling of conflict minerals issues.
NTT has issued technical requirements documentation containing its basic technical requirements.