South Africa's ambassador to Thailand has advised Vietnam to sell its garment and textile products to the US via South Africa instead of directly.

Buyi Maureen Pheto told HCMC chairman Le Thanh Hai that the industry would would boost sales and profits if it took this route because garment and textile products from South Africa are exempt from import tariffs and quotas.

She also said South Africa planned to open an embassy in Hanoi.

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