Xinjiang labour abuse reports hit apparel industry

G20 members urged to enact Xinjiang import bans ahead of summit

The Coalition to End Forced Labour in the Uyghur Region believes global import bans on the region's most commonly exported…

Blacklisted Xinjiang cotton trickling through despite sanctions

Cotton from China’s Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC) is still making it on to US and EU shores. Linkages…

Better Cotton Initiative halts Xinjiang operations

The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) is to halt all field-level activities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) of China, where ongoing allegations…

UK forced labour probe reaches out to apparel retailers

Major apparel companies including H&M, Marks & Spencer, Adidas, Nike and Gap have been contacted by UK politicians to give…

US names China as forced labour “hotspot”

China has been earmarked by the US as a global hotspot for goods made using forced labour. The US Department…

US lawmakers vote for action against Xinjiang forced labour

The US House of Representatives has voted overwhelmingly to take comprehensive action against the import of apparel and other goods…

Xinjiang cotton ban would “wreak havoc” on supply chains

A total US import ban on cotton products from China's Xinjiang region over forced labour concerns would "wreak unending havoc"…

Top China cotton producer placed on US trade ban list

US companies have been banned from trading or engaging with the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corporation (XPCC) — a government entity…

Campaign groups urge clothing brands to quit Xinjiang

Human rights campaigners are leading a call for apparel brands and retailers to end all sourcing – from cotton to…

UK urged to halt Xinjiang forced labour cotton imports

The Global Legal Action Network (GLAN) and the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) is urging the UK government to halt imports…