The U.S. Departments of State, Treasury, Commerce, Homeland Security and Labor and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative advised businesses of potential exposure to "reputational, economic, and legal risks" for involvement with entities that engage in human rights violations occurring within China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
The President's Working Group on Financial Markets made several recommendations to the SEC addressing the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board's lack of access to auditors of Chinese companies listed in the United States.
OFAC designated a Chinese company and two individuals to the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List. The designations were linked to human rights abuse in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.