Focus topics


US not a role model for EU forced labor product import ban

The European Commission continues to look for ways to ban imports of products made from forced labor. Sabine Weyand, Director-General for Trade from the EU Commission, rejects the approach by US authorities. The US model, which combines product-specific bans with origin bans, is “not effective,” Weyand told the European Parliament’s trade committee Tuesday. In China’s case, for example, cotton products linked to Xinjiang, but also products from Xinjiang in general, would be targeted.

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Professional Briefing to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the China.Table? Log in now

Related

    Production at Apple and Tesla remains impaired
    EU Greens propose Taiwan treaty
    Billionaire plans Hong Kong Formula One team
    Jiang Zemin cremated