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Fourth denims & jeans show opens in HCM City

The Vietnam Show returned to Ho Chi Minh City in its 4th edition on June 12, with over 40 garment and textile firms and visitors from 10 countries and territories like China, Japan, the US, the EU and Singapore taking part in.

The exhibition is organised by the Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association in collaboration with under the theme of “My Earth My Denim”.

According to Sandeep Agarwal, representative of the organising board, as the show focuses on the importance of sustainability in the entire denim production process, exhibitors bring to the event their latest machines, equipment, technologies and products that qualified the standard of sustainability.

With environmentally-friendly products on display, the event is expected to lure 1,500 purchasers from 300 companies. Besides, it is considered a trustworthy destination for businesses interested in the textile and garment industry, opening up opportunities to connect denim the supply chain in the Vietnamese markets while affirming position of denim fabric in exports.

Vice General Secretary of Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association Nguyen Thi Tuyet Mai said that her organisation has joined hands with domestic and foreign partners to protect the environment and promote sustainable development. Therefore, the exhibition is in line with the greening trend of the garment and textile sector.

The show particularly encourage the sector to go green by improving their technologies, she said, adding that the sector not only forms a complete supply chain but also makes efforts to meet standards in environmental protection and sustainable development.

Workshops on sustainability in the garment and textile sector will be held during the two-day show, introducing retail sales trend in sustainable development to users, designers and producers.