Video: ESG & Supply Chain Modern Slavery – Time to Act
At ethiXbase, we believe that, within the consumer sector, the industries with the highest levels of exposure to Modern Slavery are food producers, retailers, apparel, tobacco, and consumer electronics firms. Other high-risk goods include rice, spices tea, coffee and cotton – under which the apparel industry falls. In these industries, a key driver to vulnerability is outsourcing, which involves multi-tiered and usually opaque supply chains. These are the conditions particularly susceptible to exploitation.