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Top Glove working with US CPB towards 'speedy resolution' on detention order

Lim Hui Jie
Lim Hui Jie7/30/2020 06:13 PM GMT+08  • 2 min read
Top Glove working with US CPB towards 'speedy resolution' on detention order
Malaysian glove manufacturer Top Glove says it's working with US CBP after the agency placed a detention order on gloves made by two of its subsidiaries
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Malaysian glove manufacturer Top Glove has said it is in “cordial and constructive engagement” with US Customs and Border Protection over a detention order placed on the gloves manufactured by two of its subsidiaries – Top Glove Sdn Bhd and TG Medical Sdn Bhd.

The company cites labour-related issues as the reason behind the order, but did not specify what were these issues.

Earlier this month, the company said there may be a possibility of the detention order being related to “foreign labour” issues with regard to retrospective payment of recruitment fees by its workers to agents before January 2019 without its knowledge.

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