Vietnam factories seek a lead time of 90 days from the date of order to delivery and they do work on 45 days lead time in cases of Never out of Stock orders. The factories claimed that they are booked with orders for 6 to 8 months. There are small medium and bigger factories, they classify a factory with 300 workers as MSME and the capital investment also has been taken into account for this classification.
Every Factory has trade union representatives who bridge the workers and factory management, they accompany themselves during the factory audits by the Government authorities as well as the International buyer’s complaint audit. These union representatives takes care of the smooth running of the factory by addressing the worker issues as and when a need arise.
To put in a nut shell Vietnam is an emerging apparel supplier and has the best demand for “MADE IN VIETNAM” in the International markets, this respect has been earned only because of their efficiency and quality despite they depend upon the raw material from the countries mentioned above