Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited NORINCO to respond to an article alleging that the company is linked to the Myanmar military. The company responded on 3rd March 2021:
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Response in relation to the relevant matter
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre:
Thank you for your attention to our company. We have always adhered to the principle of extensive consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits to carry out international operations. In Myanmar, we conducted economic and trade investment in accordance with the laws and regulations, and contributed positively to Myanmar's national construction and China-Myanmar friendly cooperation.
China North Industries Group International Affairs Department
3 March, 2021