Garment orders continue to fall sharply

Garment orders continue to fall sharply

The Ho Chi Minh City Textile and Garment - Embroidery Association said that the number of orders of garment enterprises in the city has continuously declined, merely equal to 40 percent compared to the same period last year.
Ready-made garment production for domestic consumption and export in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Textile industry ready for EVFTA’s effectiveness

Europe is a market of 500 million people, with great potential for development, but Vietnam's annual textile and apparel export turnover to this market is merely over US$8 billion. In just over 10 days, the Vietnam - EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will officially take effect, whether textile and apparel enterprises can take advantage of this great opportunity?
Garment exports to US surge in first quarter of 2018

Garment exports to US surge in first quarter of 2018

Vietnam’s textile and garment exports to the US reached approximately $3.14 billion in the first quarter of this year, marking a year on year increase of 13.2 percent – the highest pace in the last three years, according to statistics from the General Department of Customs.
Workers inside the Nam Dinh Textile Garment Joint Stock Company in Nam Dinh city (Photo: VNA)

Garment exports grow despite hurdles

The domestic garment industry has faced many challenges in exporting to key markets, such as the European Union (EU) and the United States, but it still has a chance of achieving its export target this year, according to experts.