Garment and textile sector to face huge challenge Business

Garment and textile sector to face huge challenge

The garment and textile sector was forecast to suffer the most from goods origin regulations under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), said Bui Kim Thuy, the country representative for Vietnam at the US-ASEAN Business Council.
Fibre, yarn exports surge over last 7 months Business

Fibre, yarn exports surge over last 7 months

Fibre and yarn exports reached 750,000 tonnes, worth more than 1.85 billion USD, over the past seven months, surging 17 percent in volume and 26.5 percent in value against the same period last year.
Public-private apparel firms ink deal Business

Public-private apparel firms ink deal

Representatives from public private partnerships (PPP) in apparel and footwear yesterday signed a cooperation agreement for the two sectors’ sustainable development in Vietnam.
US firms invest in textile – garment sector Business

US firms invest in textile – garment sector

Vietnam has seen a significantly growing inflow of investment from the US in the textile and garment sector in recent years, in anticipation of the potential from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Vietnamese firms to seek local suppliers Business

Vietnamese firms to seek local suppliers

Vietnamese garment and textile firms are increasing their investments in locally made raw materials in an effort to satisfy strict rules of origin set by free trade agreements.
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Vietnam among world’s top apparel exporters

Vietnam has become one of the biggest garment-textile exporters in the world with apparel products shipped to 180 nations and territories and export turnover reaching 12.18 billion USD in the first half of 2015, a yearly increase of 10.26 percent.
Bright future for Vietnam, Africa raw cotton trade Business

Bright future for Vietnam, Africa raw cotton trade

The Vietnamese textile and garment sector, with its rapid and sustainable growth over recent years, remains overly dependent on foreign raw materials, paying inordinately high prices than necessary, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported on August 20.