For more than 100 years, GHC Gerling, Holz & Co. Handels GmbH, GHC in short, has been run as a medium-sized family company according to the principles of the honourable Hanseatic merchants. Building on this tradition, dependability and fairness in our dealings with all members of staff, business partners and the public are central to our actions. We believe we have an obligation to maintain and develop the company sustainably for future generations.
The trust of our business partners, customers, staff and the public are crucial to the success and reputation of GHC. Professionalism, competence and a strong sense of responsibility for our actions form the basis for the safety and protection of people and the environment as well as the satisfaction of our customers.
Responsible and law abiding conduct has always been part of our corporate culture. Every one of our employees is obliged to comply with this. With this in mind, our corporate principles aim to clarify the common objectives and values of our company. They describe the requirements and standards of our actions and are binding for everyone working for the company.