Uyghur

‘Disappointment’ as court rules in favour of UK imports of Xinjiang cotton

UK clothing brands and retailers would have faced serious ramifications if the courts ruled the UK government would need to…

Serious ramifications if UK found guilty for Xinjiang cotton imports

The human and ethical rights watchdog, Global Legal Action Network (GLAN) and the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) dragged the UK…

Knock-on impact for apparel if UK deemed ‘unlawful’ in Xinjiang cotton hearing

The legal proceedings were initiated by the human and ethical rights watchdog, Global Legal Action Network (GLAN) and the World…

US apparel industry voices support for Uyghur Act enforcement

The Uyghur Forced Labour Prevention Act came into force yesterday and requires the Commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to…

Sourcemap unveils Forced Labor Compliance Platform to tackle Uyghur law challenges

To date, more than 3,000 companies have registered for Sourcemap’s Forced Labor Compliance Platform in advance of the 21 June…

Action urged on enforcing import ban of Uyghur forced labour goods

The most recent annual report from The Congressional-Executive Commission on China which had been drafted ahead of the signing of…

Vietnam allegedly “laundering” Xinjiang cotton

The Alliance for Vietnam's Democracy, which comprises several Vietnamese organisations, claims six out of 53 international intermediary manufacturers that have…

Cone Denim doubles down on responsible cotton sourcing 

Cone Denim is reaffirming its commitment to responsible manufacturing and ethical sourcing throughout its global supply chain with the expansion…