USA-ITA joined forces with U.S. and Canadian apparel and retail associations to send a joint letter to the Honorable Cui Tiankai, Ambassador of the People‚Äôs Republic of China and to the Honorable Jiang Hui, Chairman of the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Textile and Apparel to request information on what the Chinese are doing to ensure that any cotton purchased from Uzbekistan is free of forced and child labor.