Vietnam Merchants Wait for Business, Economy to Pick Up

On a busy street here, Nguyen Lai is practically hemmed in by the raincoats and camouflage pants that fill his small clothes shop. He has too much inventory, from polo shirts to umbrellas, much of it imported from neighboring Cambodia. But it’s become much harder to sell merchandise in recent years, unlike several years ago when high sales meant he had a lot more variety in stock.

“Oh, I used to sell so much,” he says one late afternoon, taking a lit cigarette from a friend as a fan blows …

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