Puerto Ventanas Sustainability Policy
Puerto Ventanas is the largest private port in the central zone of the country. It is located in the Quintero bay, Valparaiso, which has large gathering spaces and modern facilities that give competitive advantage.
Being recognized as the best company in the areas of port service, and as leaders in the continuing search for sustainable development, environmental, and social, allowing us to grow sustainably.
To contribute to the sustainable progress of Chile, providing our customers with high quality in port services and generating value and development opportunities to the community, shareholders, suppliers and partners.
Corporate Principles and Values
Our main commitment is to use the resource maritime and coastal area where stands the port responsibly, trying to promote sustainable development , ethical and respectful conduct ourselves with the community, the environment and the actors involved in the business. The principles that guide the actions of the company are: participation, transparency , shared values, respect for human rights and legal frameworks applicable to the activity.
With each of our stakeholders, we seek to generate long-term collaboration inspired by our values and principles. We are committed to each of them:
- Cultivate the company into fellowship and ethical behavior among all members of the organization, using as a guide a code of ethical behavior.
- Develop management health and safety of employees .
- Enhance your professional development through education and training, and promote a balance between work and family life.
Generate returns for our shareholders in the long term, sustainable management, with high standards of quality and safety, strengthening the link with loyalty, transparency and efficiency.
We seek to build relationships based on trust and transparency, being pillars of our management, keeping the community informed about the various activities and services of the Port, articulating the link from community integration spaces. Respecting the interests, rights and concerns of the community. We understand community, people, organizations and their representatives, the area of influence of Puerto Ventanas, in the town of Ventanas, community of Puchuncavi. We ensure that the interests of the community, the expectations of society and sustainable development are considered in decisions and activities of our company. We are committed to respecting the cultural identity of the community, environmental care for their environment, promoting the health and education rights, favoring vulnerable groups and enhance the economic activities of the area.
Meeting the needs of our customers by listening to their expectations and including them in decision-making, to provide port services agile and efficient, promoting contractual relationship in the long run , offering opportunities to promote sustainable development.
To offer our providers a friendly and fair treatment for both parties, by committing to fair deals, seeking to empower local suppliers and sustainable development friendly.
Ensure the care and protection of the environment , generating actions so that the impact of our business will not affect in the short nor in the long run, the right of future generations to live in a healthy environment. In this context, our company is in the process of re-certification of ISO 9001-2008 for quality management systems and, being certified in Integrated Management System, which includes the ISO 14001 environmental management systems and OHSAS 18001 safety and health.