According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST
According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST
Xinjiang cotton

exclusive | Xinjiang cotton ban, forced labour claims push China to step up plans for domestic Better Cotton Initiative

  • Switzerland-based Better Cotton Initiative, launched to promote good practice in cotton industry, has been pressured over its handling of forced labour claims in Xinjiang
  • Plans for the Weilai Cotton, or future cotton, project were made two years ago but were accelerated in January when the Better Cotton Initiative cut off ties with Xinjiang

Topic |   Xinjiang cotton
According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST
According to its website, the Better Cotton Initiative has 2,096 members around the world, including retailers, brands, suppliers and manufacturers, with 491 in China. Photo: SCMPOST
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