China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock
China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock

US bans China sweetener products, claiming breach of forced labour law

  • Customs order to seize imports of stevia made by Inner Mongolian company based on ‘conclusive evidence’
  • Finding is a warning to US importers to clean up supply chains or face seizures and forfeiture, agency says

Topic |   Human rights
China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock
China is the world’s largest manufacturer of products made from stevia, a natural sugar substitute. Photo: Shutterstock
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