Rieter And Vinatex Partner For Sustainable Textile Education In Vietnam
At ITMA 2023 in Milan, Rieter celebrated its exciting new collaboration with Vinatex, one of Vietnam’s leading textile companies. This partnership aims to enhance the training of textile specialists in Vietnam, fostering sustainable growth within the industry.
Vinatex, with its 80,000-strong workforce and a diverse portfolio of 45 companies, including 12 spinning mills, has been instrumental in shaping new markets and establishing Vietnam’s textile sector as a prominent player in global exports. Their commitment to quality, sustainability and social responsibility has propelled them to become a leading manufacturer in Vietnam and Asia.
In line with their vision, Vinatex and Rieter are launching a collaborative project to strengthen textile education in Vietnam. This initiative includes annual training sessions conducted by Rieter experts for professors, training opportunities for students at Vietnamese spinning mills, guest lectures and the provision of a machine model for educational purposes. Rieter will also support students with scholarships, furthering their expertise in the field.
“We are excited to collaborate with Vinatex in our shared mission of promoting textile know-how in the industry. This partnership exemplifies our joint commitment to advancing the textile sector and ensuring sustainable long-term growth,” said Rolf Zimmermann, Sales Manager, Asia Pacific.
This strategic partnership between Vinatex and Rieter is set to preserve and promote textile expertise within Vietnam’s industry, fostering a brighter and more sustainable future for the country’s textile and garment sector. With continued investments in modernization and capacity expansion, Vinatex aims to stay competitive in the market, leading the way to a more prosperous textile industry in Vietnam.