Vietnam gearing up to build U.S business

Slaughter, Powell
August 2003
Furniture/Today;8/25/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 50, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the three-pronged strategy of the Vietnam Ministry of Trade to build furniture exports for the U.S. in Washington. Collaboration with consultant Exsero Group to attract prospective buyers; Display of furnitures at the Ho Chi Minh City Expo; Use of South African woods to comply with government regulations on protecting raw materials.


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