Apparel makers urged to work harder to achieve 2012 $ 18 billion export target

The garment industry is being urged to work harder to achieve its US$ 18 billion export target this year.

The textile industry has called on its members to work harder to achieve its US$ 18 billion dollar export target this year.
This was announced yesterday by the secretary of the Viet Nam Textile and Apparel Association (Vitas), Le Tien Truong, who is also deputy CEO of the Viet Nam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex).

The call came after garment export turnover reached only about $10 billion in the first nine months of the year as demands of major markets declined.

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