25-page report features export-ready lacquered home decor and furniture, reveals diversity of products

HO CHI MINH CITY, VietnamThe Hinrich Foundation released the report Lacquerware spotlight: Vietnam with the support of its partner in export development, Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL).

Lacquerware spotlight: Vietnam will help buyers looking to source from Vietnam by highlighting the diversity of products and base materials on which lacquer is applied using techniques passed down from previous generations.

The free downloadable report gives insight into the capability of Vietnam suppliers to create products relevant to the modern world using traditional techniques. Buyers will discover:

– The Vietnam advantage: Factors enabling Vietnam lacquerware suppliers to offer a diversified selection.

– Lacquerware designers: Seasoned artists who have dedicated most of their lives to the preservation and development of the art.

– Innovative products & suppliers: Finely crafted functional art from suppliers in the home decor and furniture industries.

– Sector support: Government and private sector initiatives to grow the sector.

The Hinrich Foundation team interviewed designers and industry experts for this special report, including Do Hung Chieu, chairman of the Hanoi Lacquerware Association and managing director of An Huy Trading Service and Production, and Le Ba Linh, vice chairman of the Binh Duong Province Lacquer and Sculpture Association.

“Vietnam lacquerware, with its long history, still keeps its unique identity and competitiveness in the global market, especially in the EU. Suppliers offer unique and innovative designs that reflect the Vietnamese soul and culture,” said Ly Nguyen, Hinrich Foundation’s export consultant in Vietnam.

To help buyers new to Vietnam sourcing, the Hinrich Foundation has prepared a guide that provides an overview of the industries and products available. Buyers will also learn how to find and evaluate reliable suppliers, available banking options, common methods of payment, shipping details and steps to avoid or settle trade disputes.

Download the report