United States: Allies seek to follow U.S. lead on Xinjiang forced labor ban – U.S. official

U.S. allies appear committed to following Washington’s lead banning forced labor goods from China’s Xinjiang region, a senior U.S. official told Reuters on Monday, warning companies they could not maintain “deliberate ignorance” about their supply chains.

The United States’ Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) took effect last month to cut U.S. imports of products from Xinjiang, where Washington accuses China of committing genocide against ethnic Uyghurs and other Muslims, and herding them into camps.

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