ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) ranks 16th out of 40 companies disclosing more information on its forced labor policies and practices than its peers on all themes except traceability and risk assessment and monitoring. It has improved its score by ten points since 2016 by disclosing a supplier code of conduct on its website. The company uses the code of the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) which includes provisions on recruitment fees and migrant workers and is available in several languages. The company has also disclosed details on how it engages with the RBA, and a process to assess forced labor risks at potential suppliers prior to entering into contracts. Notably, the company provides details on how it supports suppliers to address non-compliances. Additional steps the company could take to address forced labor risks in its supply chains include strengthening its disclosure and practices on the themes of traceability and risk assessment, worker voice, and monitoring.
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Commitment and Governance
Traceability and Risk Assessment