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Footwear businesses manage to conquer domestic market

Footwear businesses manage to conquer domestic market

VOV.VN - Footwear and handbag businesses have prioritized exporting their products over selling them domestically as profits are higher overseas and government incentives make it a more attractive proposition.

Leather, shoe exports top US$9.6 billion

Leather, shoe exports top US$9.6 billion

Leather and footwear exports in the first eight months topped US$9.64 billion, a year-on-year increase of 12.2%, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam leatherworkers, shoemakers look to EU for salvation

Vietnam leatherworkers, shoemakers look to EU for salvation

VOV.VN - Vietnamese leatherworkers and shoemakers are generally upbeat about the prospects for enhanced trade brought about by a soon to be European-Vietnam free trade agreement, says the Vietnam Leather, Footwear, and Handbags Association.

Vietnam ships footwear to nearly 100 countries

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).

Shoes, leather exhibition opens in HCM City

Shoes, leather exhibition opens in HCM City

The 19th International Shoes and Leather Exhibition opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 12, offering local and foreign firms in the leather industry a chance to explore business opportunities.

Vietnam records trade expansion in four months

Vietnam records trade expansion in four months

Vietnam’s trade revenue is estimated at US$125.41 billion in the first four months of 2017, a year-on-year increase of 20.1%, said the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam runs trade surplus with Canada in first 2 months

Vietnam runs trade surplus with Canada in first 2 months

VOV.VN - Vietnam exporters ran a trade surplus with Canada for the first two months of the year, owing to strong sales in electronics, footwear, clothing and textiles, according to the Office of the Trade Counsellor to Canada.

US remains top export market of Vietnam

US remains top export market of Vietnam

VOV.VN - The US was the largest export market of Vietnam in the in the January-March period, accounting for nearly 20% of the country’s total export revenue.

Exports gain 12.8 percent in Q1

Exports gain 12.8 percent in Q1

Vietnam’s export revenue in the first quarter of 2017 rose 12.8 percent against the same period last year to US$43.7 billion, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.

Vietnamese footwear makers unfazed by TPP demise

Vietnamese footwear makers unfazed by TPP demise

Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry will maintain its strong growth even if the TPP does not materialise, the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso) has said.

Leather, footwear industry seeks ways for growth

Leather, footwear industry seeks ways for growth

The Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso) will run a leather and footwear promotion conference focusing on improving business and export capability for enterprises on March 15 in HCM City.

Footwear exports tend to rise from midyear

Footwear exports tend to rise from midyear

VOV.VN - Footwear exports have constantly increased in recent years from US$6.5 billion in 2011 to US$13 billion in 2016, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

HCM City – Austria relations expand

HCM City – Austria relations expand

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong and Austrian Ambassador to Vietnam Thomas Loidl have highlighted the development of bilateral cooperation.

Vietnam world’s second-largest sport shoe exporter

Vietnam world’s second-largest sport shoe exporter

Vietnam is frequently listed among the world’s top 20 footwear producers, with the Southeast Asian country now positioned among the top ten leading global footwear exporters, an industry association has said.