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Shoes & Leather Vietnam expos features 700 exhibitors

Shoes & Leather Vietnam expos features 700 exhibitors

Over 700 leather and shoe exhibitors from Vietnam and 26 countries and territories worldwide will be displaying their products at two exhibitions on leather, footwear, and the sewing machine industry, which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 11.

Footwear giants flock to Vietnam

Footwear giants flock to Vietnam

Global footwear brands like Adidas, Nike and Puma are increasingly turning to Vietnam for their manufacturing needs due to its affordable labour costs and free trade agreements.

Vietnam’s footwear boasts competitive edges in few decades

Vietnam’s footwear boasts competitive edges in few decades

Despite challenges, Vietnam’s leather and footwear sector will still have a competitive edge for the next two decades, according to Deputy Chairman of the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO) Diep Thanh Kiet.

Footwear sector set to step up a level in 2018

Footwear sector set to step up a level in 2018

VOV.VN - Plenty of favourable factors in 2018 are seen as a boon for the footwear sector to get more orders, increase export market shares, and achieve set targets, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear, and Handbag Association (Lefaso).

US major project marks good start in 2018 for footwear industry

US major project marks good start in 2018 for footwear industry

Skechers USA, a major footwear maker based in California, is studying a plan to invest in Vietnam in a project that probably needs 20,000 workers. The project marks a good start for the local footwear industry after a slowdown in 2017.

Leather industry anticipates favourable year in 2018

Leather industry anticipates favourable year in 2018

The leather-footwear industry expects a good year in 2018 thanks to several favourable factors, according to Secretary General of the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO) Phan Thi Thanh Xuan.

Shoe industry gears up to go hi-tech

Shoe industry gears up to go hi-tech

A dramatic change in market trends and the "fourth" industrial revolution are forcing Vietnamese enterprises to gradually apply new technologies to production.

Leather, footwear industries expand exports to EU

Leather, footwear industries expand exports to EU

Vietnamese leather and footwear exporters must comply with the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement’s rules of origin and be prepared to deal with EU barriers and anti-dumping measures, speakers said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17.

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.

Vietnam becomes leading exporter of bags, suitcases

Vietnam becomes leading exporter of bags, suitcases

VOV.VN - Currently, Vietnam ranks fifth among top ten exporters of bags and suitcases in the world, accounting for 5.4% the global supply, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO).

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.