Exposure to forced labor often occurs several steps up in the supply chain process. The Uyghur region of China has been known for forced labor practices. This link will provide you a list of the companies currently working in the Uyghur region of China. Procurement challenges in the Uyghur region can place a large strain on a supply chain. This PDF provided by Sheffield Hallam University, Helena Kennedy Centre for International Justice, reviews key points and procedures to ensure your supply chain will not be effected by forced labor laws if you’re working within the Uyghur region, or any other region with forced labor concerns.
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