Objectives and Values
Our Strategic Objectives
Relying on the experience and capabilities of local experts, Sabalan Petrochemical Company seeks development and progress in the production of clean fuel based on better solutions. We believe that the rising living standards of the world’s growing population will probably increase demand for energy and strategic petrochemical products. On the other hand, global climate change requires a global transformation to achieve a low-carbon system. Considering the predictable shortage of energy resources in the future, further emphasis is being placed on the production of methanol as a clean fuel and a key product in the production of hydrogen fuel cells. As a result, the strategic objective of Sabalan Petrochemical Company is to produce high-quality methanol for supply to global markets.
Sabalan Petrochemical Company is committed to and shares a set of human values including honesty, integrity, and respect for people. The codes of conduct and general principles of our business help all the employees to act in accordance with these values and comply with the relevant laws and regulations. Regardless of gender, ethnicity, or other differences, Sabalan Petrochemical Company provides equal opportunities for growth and progress for all its employees.
“Sabalan General Trade Principles” is an important guide to our business that can ensure our continual success. We are judged based on our behavioral pattern, lifestyle, and set of values, including honesty, integrity, and respect for people. Trust, frankness, teamwork, and pride are the principles underpinning and improving our business. According to part of these principles, we are committed to sustainable development, establishment of a balance between short-term and long-term interests, and incorporation of economic, environmental, and social considerations in our decisions.
The formal and contractual employees, contractors, and those working in our joint projects are expected to understand and always act in accordance with these business principles. We also expect our suppliers and co-investors to pursue the same principles.
What We Expect from Our Staff
Our codes of conduct support any employee (either formal or contractual). Developed based on the general principles of trade and behavioral laws of Sabalan Petrochemical Company, these codes of conduct provide practical tips on how the employees should follow the rules and regulations and how to interact with each other, directors, and other people. Ethical guidelines help our staff do the rightest thing every day by providing them with detailed tips.
Diversity and Inclusion
Our values require us to promote the culture of diversity and inclusion, according to which all people are respected and valued the same, from our formal and contractual employees to the local community living next to us. As the heart of our values and principles, our diversity and inclusion strategy involves all walks of life that are in contact with us. We are hence committed to recruiting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of talented workforce. The enriched and excellent views and attitudes of our staff help us build strong connections wherever we are working.
Through a wide range of programs and activities, including talent identification and entrance exams, we seek to promote diversity and inclusion to make sure that the most talented people, regardless of their gender, ethnicity, and other differences, are allowed to opportunity to Sabalan Petrochemical Company. We have also developed a set of employee training programs to make sure that everyone in Sabalan Petrochemical Company is constantly on track.
Mohammad Zali, the Managing Director of Sabalan Petrochemical Company
Mohammad Zali, the Managing Director of Sabalan Petrochemical Company, says, “These commitments comprise an important step in our business towards training skilled and diverse workforce. Here we understand and accept differences, welcome all individuals, and value all of them. Teamwork is the best way to achieve results. The formal and contractual employees, contractors, and those working in our joint projects are expected to understand and always act in accordance with these business principles. We also expect our suppliers and co-investors to pursue the same principles.”