Strong growth is predicted for the Vietnamese textile and clothing industry, according to a new report from the global business information company. The report is titled “Prospects for the textile and clothing industry in Vietnam.” Between 2016 and 2020, production is forecast to rise by an average of 12-14 per cent per annum. Exports are expected to rise by 15 per cent per annum and, as a result, they are set to reach $50 bn by 2020 — up from $28 bn in 2016.