Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Textile & Garment Industry Expo 2007 closes today

Textile & Garment Industry Expo 2007 closes today

19
Apr '07
The three-day event of Vietnam Textile and Garment Industry EXPO 2007, which closes today has drawn around 350 companies from textile and garment industry.

According to the organizer, CP Exhibition/China Promotion Ltd, this expo will provide an opportunity for companies to promulgate their trademarks, investment opportunities and new technologies in the global arena.

During the Expo, Dang Phuong Dung, Executive Director of Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (VINATEX) discussed country's development strategy for the industry.

In 2006, garment exports touched US $5.93 billion, up 20 percent from last year which represented about 15 percent of total exports of the country.

There are around 2,000 local companies involved in the industry employing about two million people and contributed VND29.14 billion ($1.8 million) to gross domestic product.

Dung urged foreign and local companies to invest in high-end garment and textile products, and also in compact yarn, industrial canvas, polyesters and denim dyeing.

Related News


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Sep 2021

Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan agree to raise trade turnover to $1 bn

Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan recently agreed to raise bilateral trade...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Sep 2021

MPs, peers call on UK govt to ban fur sales & imports

Over 100 cross-party members of Parliament (MPs) and peers have...

Pic: Canopy Planet

Apparel/Garments | On 20th Sep 2021

Over 400 brands now part of Canadian organisation Canopy's initiatives

Canopy has announced that over four hundred brands and retailers are...

Interviews View All

Water stewardship, Stakeholders

Water stewardship
Stakeholders

Water use efficiency remains relatively unexplored

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Uniform designing is a numbers game

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchains will be in heavy use by early adopters by 2025

Chendhuran Sundar,

Chendhuran Sundar

It manufactures and retails menswear garments in India under the brand...

Andrea Pelissero,

Andrea Pelissero

Located near Milan, Italy, and with 50 years of experience in the textile...

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka,

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka

Headquartered in Kolkata, India, sustainable clothing brand Ora was...

Daniel Kaye, RocketLife

Daniel Kaye
RocketLife

<div>RocketLife, an award-winning developer of breakthrough visual...

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll, Lenzing

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll
Lenzing

The Lenzing Group produces Lenzing Lyocell and Modal cellulosic fibres of...

Ian Russell, Pireta

Ian Russell
Pireta

UK-based Pireta has developed a unique free-form process to add durable,...

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini, La Fuori

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini
La Fuori

With an active presence in US, Italy and India, clothing brand La Fuori...

Archana Jaju, Label Archana Jaju

Archana Jaju
Label Archana Jaju

<b>Archana Jaju</b>’s Hyderabad-based eponymous label works with artisans...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


September 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search