Corporate Responsibility

Ethics & Compliance


Allied Defense Industries, Inc., an AMS Group company, takes a zero-tolerance approach to bribery, corruption and ethics violations. We are committed to conducting our business in an honest and ethical manner, performing to the highest standards of professionalism and integrity.  All employees and officers of AMS are responsible for conducting themselves in compliance with our Code of Business Ethics and Conduct, applicable company policies and laws and regulations. ADI isTRACE certified:

TRACE_Certified_Logo_MED.pngTRACE has successfully completed a TRACE certification due diligence review of Allied Defense Industries, Inc. TRACE has issued Allied Defense Industries, Inc. a certificate signifying that the company has completed internationally accepted due diligence procedures and has been forthcoming and cooperative during the review process. TRACE certification underscores Allied Defense Industries, Inc.’s commitment to transparency in international commercial transactions.


Allied Defense Industries, an AMS Group company, is an ISO 9001:2015 registered company. We use a system approach to management and each process is managed in accordance with requirements in the ISO 9001:2015 Standard. The system is defined and monitored at different stages to enhance customer satisfaction; this includes processes to continually improve performance in accordance with Customer, Regulatory and ISO requirements.  Our quality objectives are the responsibility of all AMS employees.

Export Compliance

Allied Defense Industries, an AMS Group company, complies with all applicable United States export-control laws and regulations and ensures that each employee understands the export control requirements related to his or her work.  By establishing internal procedures and providing administrative support to aid personnel in complying with these laws and regulations, no exports are made contrary to those requirements.  Export Control Regulations applicable to AMS Group activities include the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). AMS Group companies are registered with The Office of Defense Trade Control Compliance (DTCC) and the Joint Certifications Program.