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Vietnam becomes main manufacturer for Adidas and Nike footwear

May 11, 2018

Adidas has halved the amount of footwear it makes in China since 2010, having moved most production to Vietnam.

The nation has also overtaken China as Nike’s predominant footwear manufacturer – who held the title 10 years ago, Quartz reported.

Uniqlo, the Japanese fashion company, has increased its suppliers in Vietnam by 40% in the last year.

Many companies have been noted to relocated footwear manufacturing from China, with the nation advancing production on valuables, such as electronics.

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