Hi-tech tools may keep forced-labour goods out of US market as top brands brace for Xinjiang ban

//Hi-tech tools may keep forced-labour goods out of US market as top brands brace for Xinjiang ban

Hi-tech tools may keep forced-labour goods out of US market as top brands brace for Xinjiang ban

Earlier this summer, the powerful US government agency that oversees America’s borders and ports sent out a call for help: it wanted to stop goods made with forced labour from entering the country, but needed better technology to track them down.“When examining a textile product how do you determine where it came from?” asked a memo from US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to businesses. “Share your best tech!”It did not mention China by name, but the message was clear.US border agents are…

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