Company Ranking28 out of
Microchip Technology Inc. (Microchip), a semiconductor company that supplies to companies including Cisco and Nokia, ranks joint 28th out of 60 companies. Compared to 2020, the company improved its rank from 42nd to 28th. This is because the company began disclosing a supplier code of conduct that prohibits forced labour and the charging of worker-paid recruitment fees to suppliers’ workers, information on internal responsibility for implementation of the supplier code, and a risk assessment of labour conditions at its suppliers through surveys and questionnaires. It scores higher than average on the theme of Traceability & Risk Assessment, but lower than average on all other themes. The company is encouraged to improve its performance and disclosure on all themes, in particular on Traceability & Risk Assessment, Monitoring, and Remedy.
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THEME & indicator score
The benchmark methodology has seven themes, selected to capture the key areas where companies need to take action to eradicate forced labour from their supply chains. The themes are comprised of a total of 12 key indicators. For each indicator, a company can score a total of 100 points.
Commitment and Governance
|Supplier Code of Conduct and Capacity Building||25 / 100|
|Management and Accountability||42 / 100|
Traceability and Risk Assessment
|Traceability and Supply Chain Transparency||67/100|
|Risk Assessment||12 / 100|
|Data on Supply Chain Risks||0 / 100|
|Purchasing Practices||0 / 100|
|Recruitment Fees||15 / 100|
|Monitoring and Responsible Recruitment||0 / 100|
|Freedom of Association||0 / 100|
|Grievance Mechanism||10 / 100|
|Monitoring Process||0 / 100|
|Remedy Programs||0 / 100|