Supplier Diversity Policy

Supplier Diversity Policy

At Valex Corp, we recognize the benefit of developing a supply chain base with diverse backgrounds1.

Small business, businesses owned and operated by members of diverse backgrounds1 tribute significantly to the overall economic strength of the country, the markets we serve and the communities in which we live and work. We strive to make our supply base as diverse as possible and encourage qualified vendors to register with us.

1To be considered as a diverse supplier, your business should be at least 51% owned and controlled by individuals belonging to one or more of the following groups:

  • Women
  • Veterans
  • Service Disabled Veterans
  • Disabled
  • Minorities: African American, Asian Pacific American, Hispanic American, Native American, Subcontinent Asian American or Alaska Native
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender
  • Small Business (Small Business Administration)
  • Small Disadvantaged Business, HUB Zone or 8(a) Small Business
In addition, your business should be certified by a recognized third party or a federal, state or local government agency. Following certification bodies are recognized. NVBDC, NMSDC, USPAACC, WBENC, NGLCC, Disability: IN.