US Customs seizes shipment from Malaysia’s Top Glove over forced labour

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Wednesday said it had seized a shipment of 3.97 million nitrile disposable gloves from Malaysia’s Top Glove Corp Bhd estimated to be worth US$518,000, on indications they were made by forced labour.CBP on March 29 issued a forced labour finding based on evidence of multiple forced labour indicators in the world’s largest medical glove maker’s production process.It had initially banned products from two of Top Glove’s subsidiaries last July, but…