Briefing: US Fashion Companies Are Moving Clothing Manufacturing to Vietnam

Things look good for Vietnam’s clothing industry in the next few years. US fashion companies, in a 2015 US Fashion Industry Benchmarking Study by Quartz, are diversifying away from China and expect to make heavy investments in Vietnam. Source and charts below:

Quartz: fashion companies are starting to look beyond China for sourcing apparel 

Vietnam current fashion manufacturing

Source: http://atlas.qz.com/charts/4JKMrX3I

 

Vietnam fashion ManufacturingSource: http://atlas.qz.com/charts/4kBGXAoL

 

apparel-imports-to-the-united-states-feb-2014_chartbuilder-1Source: Department of Commerce, chart by FIVETHIRTYEIGHT

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