Vietnam exports a billion pairs of shoes each year Business

Vietnam exports a billion pairs of shoes each year

Vietnam now exports 1 billion pairs of shoes per year and the nation is the second largest leather and footwear exporter in the world, according to experts at the Vietnam Footwear Summit 2019 held in HCM City on March 20.
Workers face daunting Industry 4.0 challenges Business

Workers face daunting Industry 4.0 challenges

State-owned enterprises and local businesses should pay due attention to training workers for the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) so that they are not rendered redundant, experts said.
Vietnam ships footwear to nearly 100 countries Business

Vietnam ships footwear to nearly 100 countries

Vietnam has shipped footwear products to nearly 100 countries worldwide, with 72 of them buying at least 1 million USD of the products, reported the Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (LEFASO).
Footwear exports reach nearly 5 billion USD Business

Footwear exports reach nearly 5 billion USD

The leather and footwear sector’s exports reached nearly 5 billion USD in the first five months of this year, up 6 percent against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and
Handbag sector told demand increasing Business

Handbag sector told demand increasing

The domestic handbag industry must increase investment and quality to meet the rising demand from importers under new bilateral and multilateral trade agreements, an industry official has said.
 Footwear exports make big gains Business

Footwear exports make big gains

Vietnamese footwear exports rose 21.2 percent against the same period last year to more than 5.85 billion USD for the first six months of the year, the General Department of Customs reported.
Footwear sector takes steps into New Year Business

Footwear sector takes steps into New Year

A successful 2014 and the promise of bigger export opportunities has given the domestic leather and footwear industry the confidence to set a 14 billion USD export target for this year.
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New opportunities for leather and footwear exports

The Vietnamese leather, footwear and handbag industry has more room for export development due to increased market demand and shifted production orders to Vietnam , the Vietnam Economic News reported on August 15.
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Vietnam making great strides towards footwear supplier

Domestic and foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) in the leather and footwear sector continue to experience impressive growth, ranking Vietnam the second largest global exporter of footwear, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported.
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Leather, footwear criteria to be set

The Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (VLFA) has unveiled plans to develop product quality and safety criteria to raise the industry's production standards.