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Forced Labor Detained Shipments Fact Sheet

Document Posting Date: 
December 6, 2016

Fact Sheet concerning Forced Labor Detained Shipments

This document may qualify as a "guidance document" as set forth in Executive Order 13891 and interpretations thereof; such guidance documents are not binding and lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law or as incorporated into a contract. This document is being posted to this portal to provide stakeholders with useful information.


Note: This fact sheet has been temporarily taken down.  A revised version of the fact sheet will be posted to in the coming weeks.

Last modified: 
June 10, 2021