More than 2,000 foreign companies from 16 countries and territories have invested around $15.75 tr in Vietnam’s garment and textile sector so far, according to Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) Chairman Vu Duc Giang. South Korea is the biggest investor with its investment exceeding $4.4 bn, followed by Taiwan, Hong Kong and Japan. Taiwan’s investment is worth $2.5 bn, Hong Kong’s $2.1 bn and Japan’s $789 mn, according to a report.