Iochpe-Maxion Joins the United Nations Global Compact
Company Aligns with the UN to Strengthen Its Actions for A Sustainable Future
SÃO PAULO, Brazil, February 15, 2023 – Iochpe-Maxion, a global leader in the production of automotive wheels, and a leading producer of automotive structural components in the Americas, announced today that it joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary platform for the development, implementation, and disclosure of responsible sustainability business practices.
The UN Global Compact is a call to companies everywhere to align their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption, and to act in support of UN goals and issues embodied in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
“Iochpe-Maxion is proud to join thousands of other companies committed to taking responsible business action to create a more sustainable world,” said Marcos de Oliveira, Iochpe-Maxion CEO and President. “Not only is the UN Global Compact in line with our own business goals and core values, but we also believe it is imperative that all businesses and organizations act ambitiously to solve the sustainable development challenges facing our planet. Joining the UN Global Compact strengthens our mission.”
“Iochpe-Maxion is proud to join thousands of other companies committed to taking responsible business action to create a more sustainable world.”
Iochpe-Maxion is a world leader in the production of automotive wheels and a leading producer of automotive structural components in the Americas.
The Company has 33 manufacturing plants located in 14 countries and approximately 17,000 employees, operating its business through two divisions: Maxion Wheels and Maxion Structural Components.