Ceramic Industry

Kyocera Accepted Into C-TPAT Program

April 15, 2003
Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corp. (KICC) recently announced that it has been accepted by the U.S. Customs Service as a certified member of the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program. C-TPAT is a joint government-business initiative to give corporations an active role in the war against terrorism by building cooperative relationships that strengthen supply chain and border security. As a certified member, KICC has demonstrated that it has met all C-TPAT supply chain security requirements and has committed to ensuring the ongoing integrity of its corporate security practices. Additionally, KICC will communicate its security guidelines to all business partners within its supply chain.

For more information, call (360) 750-6122, e-mail greg.osnes@kyocera.com or visit http://www.kyocera.com/kicc . Additional information regarding the C-TPAT program is available at http://www.customs.gov .