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Apparel sector must solve material problem before EVFTA takes effect

Apparel sector must solve material problem before EVFTA takes effect

VOV.VN - With the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to come into force on August 1, it is considered a great opportunity for the Vietnamese textile and apparel industry, despite concerns that the rules of fabric origin will make it tough for local products to enjoy the benefits of the trade deal.

Apparel exports endure falls due to impact of COVID-19

Apparel exports endure falls due to impact of COVID-19

VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year saw the total value of textile and garment exports fall by 6.6% on-year to US$10.64 billion as a result of the negative impacts caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association.

Webinar helps mask exporters understand more about EU, US rules

Webinar helps mask exporters understand more about EU, US rules

A webinar co-held by the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) and the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on May 4 answered questions from producers regarding the EU and the US’s rules on the import of face masks and medical equipment.

Local garment firms face uphill tasks as EU shuts borders

Local garment firms face uphill tasks as EU shuts borders

VOV.VN - Garment makers fear that the decision taken by the European Union to close its borders to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) will cause a significant impact on their production and business activities.

Evaluating first year of CPTPP in action

Evaluating first year of CPTPP in action

The landmark Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership has been in force for more than a year now, influencing the trade activities of member economies.

Strong FDI inflows poured into textile and fiber projects

Strong FDI inflows poured into textile and fiber projects

VOV.VN - The first 11 months of 2019 saw a large amount of capital injected into various textile, dyeing, and fiber projects across the nation, according to information released by the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (Vitas).

Garment and textile sector enjoys trade surplus of US$16.6 billion

Garment and textile sector enjoys trade surplus of US$16.6 billion

VOV.VN - After enjoying US$39 billion in export turnover throughout the year, the apparel and textile industry has recorded a trade surplus of US$16.6 billion, up U$$2.25 billion over last year’s figure, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).

Garment export target of 40 billion USD may be reached

Garment export target of 40 billion USD may be reached

The domestic textile and garment industry is expected to reach its export revenue target of 40 billion USD this year despite facing many difficulties, said Vu Duc Giang, Chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).

Vietnamese garment-makers showcase goods at Hong Kong fair

Vietnamese garment-makers showcase goods at Hong Kong fair

More than 35 leading Vietnamese producers of garments, textiles and fashion accessories as well as garment-related industries are showcasing their goods at Hong Kong’s biggest fashion show that opened on October 27.

Vietnam’s textile export value up almost 7 pct in eight months

Vietnam’s textile export value up almost 7 pct in eight months

The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) said the total export value of textiles, fiber, and cloth reached 25.7 billion USD in the first eight months of the year, up 8.6 percent year on year, including 60.6 percent from foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises.

Stagnant supporting industries hamper apparel export

Stagnant supporting industries hamper apparel export

VOV.VN - Underdeveloped textile and dying supporting industries could pose a threat to the future export of the apparel sector amid the freshly-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, insiders have warned.