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Trade Shows kick-off in grand style in HCM City

Trade Shows kick-off in grand style in HCM City

(VOV) - Three leather and footwear trade shows got off to a strong start on July 15, with a grand opening that featured 300 entities from 25 nations kicking off the three-day events at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam ranks third among footwear exporters

Vietnam ranks third among footwear exporters

(VOV) - Vietnam ranks third among world footwear exporters in terms of value, only after China and Italy, according to the Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso).

Footwear makers told to improve quality, design

Footwear makers told to improve quality, design

Local footwear manufacturers should improve the design and quality of their products to attract local customers after bringing the local footwear market under free trade agreements, said experts.

Footwear makers told to improve quality, design

Footwear makers told to improve quality, design

Local footwear manufacturers should improve the design and quality of their products to attract local customers after bringing the local footwear market under free trade agreements, said experts.

Footwear exports surge high

Footwear exports surge high

(VOV) - Footwear exports in the first quarter of this year jumped 19.5% to an estimated value of US$2.5 billion, the highest growth over the last two years, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso).

Shoemakers upbeat on prospects for 2015

Shoemakers upbeat on prospects for 2015

(VOV) - With the advent of the TPP in 2015 and the steady shift by leading footwear brands away from China to Vietnam, enhancement of the country's production capacity and its competitiveness capacity - there is much well founded buoyancy in the footwear sector over prospects for increased prosperity in 2015.

Footwear makes inroad into US market

Footwear makes inroad into US market

(VOV) - Sales to the US market is the aim of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement as Vietnam has already signed bilateral or multilateral free trade pacts with most of the other parties involved in the negotiations.

Nike, Adidas eye Vietnamese market

Nike, Adidas eye Vietnamese market

(VOV) - In the first half of the year, a number of the world’s leading footwear makers like Nike, Adidas and Puma have shifted their orders from China and Bangladesh to Vietnam.

Vietnam making great strides as a footwear supplier

Vietnam making great strides as a footwear supplier

(VOV) - Domestic and foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) in the leather and footwear sector continue to experience impressive growth, ranking Vietnam the second largest global exporter of footwear.

Leather exports to top US$12 billion

Leather exports to top US$12 billion

Leather footwear and handbag exports are expected to top US$12 billion this year, achieving the target, the Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso) said.

EU grants over 300, 000 euro to SMEs

EU grants over 300, 000 euro to SMEs

(VOV) -The University of Northampton recently announced it has been awarded 311,000 euro from the EU for a project aimed at enhancing the technical competitiveness of Vietnamese small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).

Leather, footwear firms set sights on exports

Leather, footwear firms set sights on exports

(VOV) - The Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso) is forecasting high export growth of Made-in-Vietnam handbags, suitcases and briefcases for the leather and footwear industry in 2014.

Footwear exports aim for US$8 billion

Footwear exports aim for US$8 billion

(VOV) - Footwear businesses are busy with a number of new contracts. Their exports are expected to hit a record high of US$8 billion this year.

Footwear sector cashes in on bulk orders

Footwear sector cashes in on bulk orders

(VOV) -Local footwear exporters are expected to surpass 2013’s US$9.7 billion export earnings target, as Japanese importers are shifting their orders from China to Vietnam.

Half-year footwear exports approach nearly US$4 billion

Half-year footwear exports approach nearly US$4 billion

(VOV) -The Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso) has reported earnings from Vietnam’s footwear exports totalled almost US$4 billion in the first half of 2013, a 13.86 percent increase over the same period a year previous.

Bag, suitcase, umbrella exports aim for over US$1.7 billion

Bag, suitcase, umbrella exports aim for over US$1.7 billion

(VOV) -Vietnam fetched US$169.71 million from exporting bags, suitcases, and umbrellas in June (up 22.34% from a year earlier), bringing the total export earnings in the first half to US$911.62 million, or a year-on-year increase of 21.74%.