WRC Factory Investigation

PT Dae Joo Leports

Factory: PT Dae Joo Leports

Key Buyers: adidas, Alpine, Camel Back, Eastpak, Jansport, Northface, REI, VF

Year: 2004

Case Summary

The International Labor Organization (ILO), in a 1998 publication, noted that “hours of work, overtime and wages, occupational health and safety, leave, provision of food and transport, social security and the special needs of women workers,” in addition to inadequate access to health care and restricted associational rights, are problems characteristic of export processing zones. In Indonesia’s export processing zones, and in the KBN’s North Jakarta branches in particular, some of these problems are starkly visible.

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