Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility is the concept whereby organizations integrate social and environmental concerns into their business processes and into their dealings with their stakeholders on a voluntary basis. OBT Shipping is dedicated to adopting best practice in this matter.

OBT Shipping is fully devoted to the principle of CSR and expects CSR to become embedded, where appropriate, in our policies and practices, for the benefit of staff as well as the broader community. OBT Shipping aims to be recognized as an organization that is transparent and ethical in all our dealings, as well as making a constructive impact on the community in which we operate. We are committed to the following fundamental values in all parts of our operations, including the fulfillment of our social responsibility:

  • Clear direction and strong leadership
  • Customer focus;
  • Respect for people;
  • Open communication;
  • Working to deliver best value;
  • Transparency;
  • Equality;
  • Sustainability;                                                                                                       
  • Trust;
  • Integrity
  • Responsibility;
  • Development of positive working relationships with others;
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards and;
  • Valuing the diversity of our staff.

OBT Shipping also supports various charitable organizations such as Red Cross, Mercy Ships and other deserving causes in both our region and the rest of Africa.