Vietnam expects to see textile and garment export turnover leap 27.2% during the first ten months of the year, reported Xinhua, citing the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association.

The association predicted turnovers would total US$5bn with the biggest market of the US having an import volume of almost $1.8bn.

Vietnam is expected to export even more garments and textiles after it joins the World Trade Organization, Xinhua added.