For Sellers / Suppliers
Doing Business With TCT
This section provides some helpful step-by-step guidelines for suppliers getting started with TCT The Commodity Traders, B.V..
TCT establishes non-negotiable minimum standards that we ask our suppliers, their employees and agents to respect and to adhere to at all times when conducting business. The TCT Code is an integral part of all purchase orders, supply contracts and is being integrated into all our commercial agreements. The TCT Code is implemented in each market and business and is applicable to all suppliers.
We represent a global market place for reputable Seller's/ Supplier's mandate's who can reliably and consistently supply high-quality commodities on request. We have a global, cross-functional team of dedicated trade professionals with experience in marketing, regulation, structuring, risk management, and compliance.
What We Buy
When procuring the goods and services TCT needs, our goal is to obtain the best total value as efficiently as possible.
TCT works with a number of suppliers who all operate to the highest standards and in accordance with internationally accepted protocols. TCT only sells its products to a select group of traders and screens all its buyers extensively and stringently before offering or accepting orders. This is done to ensure our resources are directed only at genuine and Qualified Buyers as well as protecting the interests of our suppliers, bankers, investors, and advisors from incapable buyers or fraudulent transactions.
We use only the safest procedures to make our trade negotiations successful and profitable, For our trade rules we always apply UCP 600 Banking Rules, Incoterms 2010 Delivery rules, URC 522 Collection Rules, and URPIB Intermediary protocol.
Being Part of The TCT Team Demands Quality And Commitment
Apply To Become Supplier
How To Qualify?
Reputable Suppliers interested in pursuing procurement opportunities with TCT are encouraged to:
Understand TCT's operations, processes, and commitment to high ethical standards.
If what your firm provides complements TCT's products and services, the next step is to complete the Supplier Registration Form.
Minimum Requirements for Suppliers
Supplier Selection Criteria:
Successful supplier candidates for TCT should demonstrate the following qualities:
The competitive and "value-added" capabilities
An understanding of TCT's business
Ability to comply with insurance requirements
Quality procedures and processes, ISO, or others appropriate to the industry
High ethical standards
NOTE: TCT The Commodity Traders, B.V., reserves the right to select suppliers who will participate in the procurement process. TCT cannot and will not promise to transact business with all suppliers. We anticipate that all suppliers will honor the TCT Code of Business Conduct and demonstrate compliance with all laws and regulations.
Global Standards for Suppliers
Our contractors and suppliers are required to be compliant with our policies in order to fulfill contractual obligations and to gain a better understanding of our goals and expectations. Current or prospective contractors or suppliers should familiarize themselves with these policies.
IMPORTANT: Completion of the online Supplier Registration does not guarantee that your company will receive RFQs or PO's / Subcontracts from TCT nor does it confer "Approved" status as a TCT Supplier. It is the first step of the mandatory process for doing business with The Commodity Traders. You may be contacted in accordance with our business needs.
Dun & Bradstreet Registration
For assistance or to inquire about your current listing with D&B, contact:
D&B Customer Service Center
1-800-526-9018 (Within North America)
+31 10 7109 560 (Europe - Netherlands / Nederland)
Check the web for your region: http://www.dnb.com/customer-service/global-customer-service-centers.html
NOTE: D&B does not charge businesses to update their company information. You can view and update your D&B information for free at iUpdate.dnb.com. Additional services to monitor and build your D&B file are available through Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corporation, a separate, third-party provider of solutions to monitor and build your company’s D&B Credit Report.
If you have any questions about the Supplier qualification and registration process, please e-mail us. Also, refer to the Supplier FAQ's page.
We appreciate your interest in becoming a TCT supplier and look forward to the possibility of working with you.