Illegal Ground: Assa Abloy’s business in occupied Palestinian territory

REPORT | 20 October 2008

This report illustrates the problems companies face when owning factories located within an illegal Israeli settlement on the West Bank.

This is Swedwatch second report about the Swedish company Assa Abloy. The investigation concernes Mul-T-Lock, a company that
produces lock and security solutions at a factory located within an illegal Israeli settlement on the West Bank. The factory is located in the industrial zone of Barkan which is part of the Israeli settlement Ariel, located 40 km east of Tel Aviv and 10 km inside the West Bank.

Made in collaboration with: Diakonia & Swedish Church