Seagate Technology PLC (Seagate)
2022 Information & Communications Technology
Company Ranking16 out of
Seagate Technology PLC (Seagate), a supplier to companies including Dell, HPE and Microsoft, ranks 16th out of 60 companies, and scores zero on the theme of Purchasing Practices. The company is one of only 35% of companies to disclose remediation of recruitment fees to supply chain workers, noting that USD 1.2 million was repaid to 2000 workers in 2021, in Malaysia and Thailand. The company is encouraged to strengthen its disclosure and practices on the themes of Traceability & Risk Assessment, Purchasing Practices, and Worker Voice.
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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||58 / 100|
|Management and Accountability||50 / 100|
Traceability and Risk Assessment
|Traceability and Supply Chain Transparency||67/100|
|Risk Assessment||19 / 100|
|Data on Supply Chain Risks||0 / 100|
|Purchasing Practices||0 / 100|
|Recruitment Fees||37 / 100|
|Monitoring and Responsible Recruitment||0 / 100|
|Freedom of Association||0 / 100|
|Grievance Mechanism||15 / 100|
|Monitoring Process||40 / 100|
|Remedy Programs||40 / 100|
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