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Exploring the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act Pt. 2 with Amy Morgan

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) was signed into law by President Biden in December 2021.  It went into effect on June 21, 2022.  With this new law, and together with Section 307, it has created some confusion and concerns with importers of items that may have been from or sourced somewhere in the supply chain from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR).

This second episode picks up with the process and steps you should follow when trying to comply with UFLPA.  We pick up the conversation with Amy Morgan of Altana AI, who provides experience on collecting supply chain information to help build trust through an automated solution.

Exploring the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act Pt. 1 with Ana Hinojosa

Ana Hinojosa, formerly from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the World Customs Organization (WCO), will be discussing UFLPA with us in this episode.

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) was signed into law by President Biden in December 2021. It went into effect on June 21, 2022. This new law, together with Section 307, has created some confusion and concerns with importers of items that may have been from or sourced somewhere in the supply chain from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR).

Setting the Tone in the Compliance Arena with Trudy Wilson

Trudy Wilson is an accomplished trade compliance consultant who enjoys equipping people to negotiate the maze of compliance regulations. She is President of TrüTrade Solutions, Inc., a consulting company specializing in customs compliance, global logistics, trade initiatives, tariff mitigation, Incoterms®, and more. She joins the show today to talk about setting the tone in trade compliance.

“This is your new role in trade compliance, right? So they’re thinking ‘okay, this is great, I can do this!’ And they’re used to the shipping warehouse, and to get it out the door. Then when they get in the room, they’re like, ‘wait a minute, there’s a little bit more to getting it out the door.’ It’s not just putting it in a box and sending it out the door, there’s a whole lot more going on…”