Ethics

Ethics and Conduct

Because of the importance we place on conducting our activities in an ethical manner, all our products and technologies comply with international agreements, conventions, export regulations and arms control acts/treaties.

As a Belgian company, FZ is legally bound to ensure that every product in its product catalogue complies with Walloon government rules as well as all the international regulations and agreements ratified by Belgium, such as the Oslo Convention.

FZ policy is to follow best practice compliance standards applicable to our activities. 

Compliance with Export Control

Our policy is to follow best practice compliance standards applicable to the broad range of our global activities.  Because of the significance we place on ethical business conduct, our Code of Conduct and Business Ethics, our Anti-Bribery Compliance Policy and our Supplier Code of Conduct are all publicly available. As a Belgian company, FZ is compliant with the Walloon government export rules and ITAR legislation.

On 30th August 2016, Forges de Zeebrugge SA (FZ) received for a period of 5 years the certification CERTIDER from Walloon Region (CERTBE(RW)/0716/FZ).

Code of Conduct and Business Ethics

Because of the importance we place on conducting our activities in an ethical manner, our employees, officers and directors are committed to following the Code of Conduct as well as our other ethics and compliance related procedures and policies.

Anti-Bribery Compliance Policy

The international nature of our work with governmental customers and end-users around the globe requires us to be compliant in regulations and standards.

Supplier Code of Conduct

FZ expects from our supply chain to meet all ethical standards as reflected in our Supplier Code of Conduct.