Major brands in the footwear industry are shifting their outsourced work to Vietnam instead of China, but experts doubt this will be a good thing in the long run.
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).
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.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association has announced that all systems are go for the 19th Shoes & Leather Expo (July 12-14) at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - Gia Dinh Footwear Ltd Company is preparing to export 13,000-14,000 pairs of fashion shoes to Spain with an outsourcing value of around US$20,000.
Pou Chen Corp, the world's largest contract shoemaker, has become the latest Taiwanese manufacturer to shift its focus to Vietnam in anticipation of favorable tariffs brought by a Pacific Rim trade deal.
Italy, home to the world-famous fashion industry, has announced a plan to help bring advanced production technologies to Vietnam's textile and footwear sectors.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s footwear exports jumped 18.4% to US$8.8 billion during the first nine months of this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
(VOV) - Three international shoe and leather expos got underway at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City on July 16, drawing the participation of 150 businesses from 18 countries around the globe.
(VOV) -Vietnam earned EUR268.5 million from shipping 27.7 million pairs of shoes to Spain last year, ranking it second among footwear suppliers to this South European nation.
(VOV) - Chang Shin Vietnam Co. Ltd, which manufactures Nike shoes for export, has announced it will expand its Long Thanh district factory in Dong Nai province to cash in on bulk orders next year.
(VOV) -A ‘Mottainai’ swap meet to exchange used items was held at the Vietnam National University (VNU) on May 18 and attracted thousands of students and citizens in Hanoi.