Industria de Diseño Textil S.A. (Inditex), the second-largest global apparel retailer, ranks fifth out of 38 companies, disclosing more information on its forced labor policies and practices than its peers across all themes. Compared to 2016, the company improved its rank from sixth to fifth. Since 2016, the company has improved its performance and disclosure by undertaking a supply chain risk assessment, disclosing outcomes of its supplier selection and purchasing processes, training employment agencies and suppliers, engaging supply chain workers across sourcing countries, developing grievance mechanisms in different supplier countries, and providing an example of remedy. 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 Purchasing Practices, Recruitment, and Remedy.
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Commitment and Governance
Traceability and Risk Assessment