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This is going to hurt– Are your supply chains ready for the Forced Labor Act?

June 14, 2022


For importers of Chinese products, June 21 is a critical date and coming fast. On that day, U.S. Customs will begin enforcing the Uyghur Forced Labor Protection Act, banning all imports from Xinjiang Province, China. While forced or prison labor-produced products have been banned from being imported into the U.S. for nearly 100 years, these new regulations are different.

With these new restrictions, U.S. Customs will be making the presumption that all products coming from Xinjiang Province contain forced labor unless you can prove otherwise.

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