Handicraft, wood industry sets bar high Business

Handicraft, wood industry sets bar high

The Handicraft and Wood Industry Association (HAWA) of Ho Chi Minh City said it plans several measures to add value to Vietnam’s handicrafts and wood products, help its members further penetrate the global supply chain and enable Vietnam to become a leading producer and exporter of quality, branded and reputed furniture and forestry products.
Two furniture fairs open in HCM City Business

Two furniture fairs open in HCM City

A wide range of outdoor and indoor furniture, handicrafts and household appliances are on display at the 2019 Vietnam Furniture and Home Furnishing Fair that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on November 28.
Vietnam's demand for machinery to keep growing Business

Vietnam's demand for machinery to keep growing

Vietnam’s machinery and equipment market has achieved solid growth in recent years and the momentum is expected to continue, making the country increasingly attractive to foreign investors, experts have said.
Orders for wood product exports soar Business

Orders for wood product exports soar

Orders for furniture exports have risen strongly so far this year as demand has risen, according to Huynh Quang Thanh, Chairman and CEO of Binh Duong-based Hiep Long Fine Furniture Company.
HCM City set for biennial international woodwork fair Business

HCM City set for biennial international woodwork fair

Riding on its successful performance two years ago as Asia’s leading exhibition of wood processing solutions for the furniture sector, the biennial Vietnam International Woodworking Industry Fair (VietnamWood) will return to Ho Chi Minh City with a greater momentum from October 18-21.
Wood fair focuses on competitiveness Business

Wood fair focuses on competitiveness

Discussions during the Vietnam International Woodworking Industry Fair in October are expected to help producers improve competitiveness when the Trans-Pacific Partnership and other FTAs take effect.
Bright prospects for woodworking industry: expert Business

Bright prospects for woodworking industry: expert

The year 2013 brought about big success for the wood industry when export revenues hit a record high of 5.7 billion USD. General Secretary of the Vietnam Timber and Forest Products Association (Vifores) Nguyen Ton Quyen anticipated even brighter prospects for the woodworking industry this year with expected export revenues of 6.2 billion USD.
Big names to gather at woodworking fair Business

Big names to gather at woodworking fair

As many as 260 businesses from 19 countries and territories will take part in the 10th Vietnam International Woodworking Industry Fair in Ho Chi Minh City from September 25-28.