Apple is the Source of Mistreatment of Chinese workers

This CLW's follow-up investigation at Pegatron found no improvement, and excessive overtime was still pervasive.

Minimum Wage Standards in China 

The tables in this report demonstrate the most updated minimum wage standards for all provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities in China.
 
  
 
 
 

China Criticizes the Audit Corruption of ICTI

Recently, Guangdong Toy Association published an open letter that critizices the audit corruption of International Council of Toy Industries. 
 
 
Investigative Report: Abuses at Quanta Factory
 
CLW found a number of ethical and legal violations at Quanta Shanghai Manufacturing City, a Taiwanese company supplying for Apple, Sony, Dell, and HP.
 
 
Response to Mattel on 2014 Toy Factory Report

After CLW's report on labor abuses at toy factories, Mattel Toys responded, denying many allegations. CLW replied to in a point-by-point letter.
 
 
 
The Dark World of Disney
 
Disney’s fairytales are all stories of heroes who defeat the wicked, but the truth behind the manufacture of Disney’s toys is far different.
 
 
CLW Testifies at Congressional Hearing 
  
In Dec 2014, CLW's executive director Li Qiang testified on poor working conditions in Chinese toy factories at a hearing of the Congressional-Executive Committee on China.
 

Report Casts Doubt on Apple's Ethical Standards

Results of this research demonstrate that workers making Apple products are still suffering from terrible working conditions.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Child Labor at Samsung Supplier Factory

CLW's 2012 investigation identified seven child workers at Samsung supplier factory HEG who received no special protections.

 
 
 

Press Releases

11/27/2017 The Dark Side of the Toy World
Every day workers toil for 12 hours, and if they do not work overtime, can only earn 250 USD a month, leading to workers desperately working overtime to barely maintain their livelihood.
 
10/18/2017 Workers protest at Apple’s supplier factory Green Point
At 7.00 pm today workers began blocking the entrance and roads around the factory, preventing workers and cars from entering
 
03/30/2016 - Research Challenges the Reliability of Apple's 2016 Progress Report
Apple Claims that 97% of its suppliers comply with its 60-hour maximum work hour standard, which China Labor Watch believes to be questionable.
 

 
 

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