Footwear exports into US market increase 10 percent in Q1

Footwear exports into US market increase 10 percent in Q1

According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, footwear is one of the key export products of Vietnam to the US with export turnover in the first quarter of this year reaching US$1.56 billion, an increase of 10 percent compared to the same period last year.
Footwear production at a firm. (Photo: SGGP)

Footwear exports estimated to hit $22 billion this year

Footwear export turnover aims to reach US$22 billion with a growth rate of 11 percent this year, according to Mr. Diep Thanh Kiet, vice chairman of the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association.