June 22, 2023 | 15:26
A series of power cuts without specific schedule or durations has impacted the production and export activities of local manufacturers.
February 16, 2023 | 10:00
Vietnam’s fast-moving consumer goods market is expected to sail through headwinds in 2023 with manufacturers continuing to expand their business operations.
October 21, 2022 | 10:23
For the last few years, manufacturers have been utilising a China+1 strategy in order to not place too much reliance on one location, and areas like Southeast Asia and India are benefiting. The strategy is now being tweaked and tinkered with as a result of geopolitical tensions and China’s ongoing battle with anti-pandemic policy.
April 04, 2022 | 11:19
In the last few years, Vietnam has quickly become a rising manufacturing and investment destination because of its strategic location and advantages in shipping and competitive labour and production costs. In comparison to neighbouring countries, Vietnam stands out with international airports, seaports, and rail connections that facilitate production flow and transportation.
April 01, 2022 | 15:00
Businesses are scratching their heads over how to ensure freshly resumed production amid a series of obstructions, including hikes in prices of fuel, transportation, and input materials.
November 12, 2021 | 14:08
Manufacturers are being proactive in recruiting a new labour force, simultaneously building up plans to take their employees back to work to meet their production schemes.
October 05, 2021 | 16:40
While numerous businesses in the capital have already resumed operations, many others are facing a lot of challenges and need government assistance to recover.
September 07, 2021 | 20:26
Despite the added pressure, many foreign manufacturers in Vietnam’s southern provinces still strive to maintain production activities in line with their commitment to long-term investment in the country.
September 03, 2021 | 08:00
The high costs of arranging COVID-19 bubbles for employees, along with rising logistics fees, are placing a stiff burden on manufacturers in the south of the country.
August 21, 2021 | 14:14
Adjustments to the three-on-the-spot model will be critical as more manufacturers have been unable to sustain the strategy amidst coronavirus flareups.
August 06, 2021 | 10:00
Manufacturers are buckling under the stress of attempting to operate with reduced staff numbers, or even house them at all as social distancing and domestic travel restrictions continue to make it difficult for industrial zones as well as developers in the leasing game.
June 10, 2021 | 08:00
With the spread of coronavirus cases in Ho Chi Minh City, local and foreign producers alike are now seeing their manufacturing prospects darken with supply chain issues and sharp cost increases.
August 26, 2020 | 15:00
Vietnam has reaffirmed its position as a favourable destination for manufacturing relocation trends but increasing demand and limited supply of manufacturers is pushing rents higher in industrial zones, forcing tenants to seek alternative solutions.
June 13, 2018 | 00:02
AEON is looking for domestic and foreign manufacturers and suppliers to increase the presence of locally-produced goods in its retail chains.
June 06, 2018 | 22:54
Chinese mobile phone manufacturers' growth in Vietnam has been forcing mid-end smart phone brands like Sony and Microsoft out of business.