Prior to the INTA vote and the subsequent vote in Plenary at the European Parliament, JBCE, AmCham EU, CECED, DIGITALEUROPE, IPC, JEITA, KEA, SEMI, TABC and TechAmerica Europe have published a joint Industry Recommendations on the EU Draft Regulation on Responsible Sourcing of Minerals on March 30. The joint recommendations document was created in order to underline their support for MEP Winkler’s report on a “Union system for the supply chain due diligence of responsible importers of 3TG originating in conflict-affected and high-risk areas” and to reiterate some of the key points of the complex, challenging and important topic.