“Do you know you source conflict minerals (tin, tungsten, tantalum, gold)?”
“Do you know what you must do almost exactly one year from now?”
Yeah, these people aren’t ready either:
That sample of electronics industry managers surveyed by IHS isn’t alone – in fact, if those in the electronics industry are behind, what does that say for the rest of us? Scary.
Here’s a follow-up poll, from EBN Network (a site covering the electronics industry supply chain):
FULL DISCLOSURE: The one respondent who is “done and cracking the Champagne” – that’s me. I had to vote to see the results. (And I do always fancy myself cracking Champagne.) But in essence, not only is no one done; very few have even begun.
We at MetalMiner have known this for a while, and that’s exactly why we’re in the business of helping manufacturers become compliant.
How do we do that already? Check out our killer white-papers:
- The Definitive Guide to Conflict Minerals Compliance for Manufacturers
- Conflict Minerals: Building Responsible Manufacturing Supply Chains
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