Conflict Minerals Policy
As a good corporate citizen, GIPT shall bear its social responsibility, respect the human rights, pay close attention to conflict minerals issues continuously, and make efforts to examine its supply chain with diligence to assure the metals sources of, including but not limited to, tin (Sn), tantalum (Ta), tungsten (W) and gold (Au) (hereinafter referred to as "Conflict Minerals") are not drifted from the mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and its neighboring countries (hereinafter referred to as "Conflict Regions") controlled by armed groups.
GIPT hereby formulated this Conflict Minerals Policy and makes the following commitments:
1. Not to purchase conflict minerals from mines in the Conflict Regions.
2. Request its suppliers to refuse to use Conflict Minerals from the Conflict Regions and present a signed letter of commitment to GIPT.
3. Request its suppliers to notify their upstream suppliers of such requirements.