Modern Slavery Act Statement

Statement on Modern Slavery Act 2015

This statement is made on behalf of Nakanishi Inc. (herein called "NSK Japan"), a company incorporated in Japan, and its affiliated companies including NSK UK Limited (collectively called "NSK Group") with regards to Modern Slavery Act 2015 (herein called the "MSA") which requires organizations to be transparent about their efforts to eradicate slavery and human trafficking in their supply chain.

We, NSK Group, holds "To create BRILLIANT PROGRESS with our INNOVATIVE GRINDING TECHNOLOGY" as our mission and have been engaged in development, manufacture and sale of high-quality products based on core technology of ultra-high speed rotation to realize it. We have expanded our business to cover dental care, surgical care, general industry and currently provide 135 countries on the globe with our products and services. Further details can be found at the official site of NSK
For these business activities, we are provided, by our supply chains, with materials and components.

We recognize that modern slavery is a pervasive and insidious global issue and we are committed to social responsibility and zero tolerance for slavery and human trafficking. We give careful consideration to Section 54 "Transparency in Supply Chains" of the MSA.

As for supply chain monitoring framework, we have conducted assesments of NAKANISHI INC. and our business partners about human rights risks including slavery and human trafficking in the year ending 31 March 2017.

We plan to ensure compliance with the MSA by implementing and verifying the following in the year ending 31 December 2018.

  • ・Our terms and conditions of contracts require our suppliers to comply with all the laws and regulations.
  • ・We will announce about the MSA to our personnel including management members and employees of NSK Group.
  • ・We will confirm that no slave labour, human trafficking, nor forced labour are found in any of our supply chain.
  • ・We will also accept information about slave labour and human trafficking through our internal reporting system.
  • ・We will continue requesting our supply chains to ensure their activities do not infringe the MSA.

We will continue our effort necessary to prevent slave labour and human trafficking by our supply chains, besides the above measures, we will further raise our employees' awareness to the MSA through discussion about and implementation of required steps to comply with the MSA.

This statement has been approved by the Board of Directors of NAKANISHI INC. on 11 May 2018.

11th of May 2018

Eiichi Nakanishi
President & Group CEO