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Victorian Government received ‘assurances’ forced Uyghur labour not used for state’s new trains, Daniel Andrews says – ABC News

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says he’s been assured that a company identified as a beneficiary of China’s Uyghur forced labour programs is not drawing on th…

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Premier Daniel Andrews says he’s been assured that forced labour is not being used to build Victoria’s new trains, despite the train manufacturers’ links to Chinese Uyghur forced labour programs.
Key points:

  • Chinese rail equipment company KTK Group was blacklisted by the United States in July over links to forced labour
  • Companies that manufacture trains for Victoria are listed as customers of the company
  • An Australian Strategic Policy Institute researcher says the Gover…

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