YKK starts operation of its 2nd plant in
YKK Corporation has started the operation of its US $ 60 million
plant in Vietnam!
The world’s largest zipper maker, in its endeavour to satisfy
the growing demands for zippers, opened its 2nd plant in Ha Nam
province on 1 October.
This plant will produce zippers and raw materials for the
garment sector with a scale of 420 million products annually.
The zipper manufacturer intends to increase its production
capacity in Vietnam by 40 per cent in the fiscal year through
March 2021, as compared to 2017 fiscal year.
The new plant, built on 51,000 square metre area, is expected to
reduce the delivery time to garment manufacturers in northern
Notably, YKK already has a plant in the southern province of
Despite all challenges, foreign investment continues to pour in
Vietnam’s apparel and textile sector and YKK’s new plant is
another step in that direction.
Commenting on the same, Vu Duc Giang, Chairman, Vietnam Textile
and Apparel Association (VITAS) expressed optimism that
Vietnam’s garment and textile industry will continue growing and
is focused at achieving US $ 200 billion by 2035