New records in footwear production and exports before Covid-19

Chinese footwear worker

Global production of footwear reached a record of 24.3 billion pairs in 2019, according to the latest edition of the World Footwear Yearbook, published annually by Apiccaps, the Portuguese industry association of footwear, leathergoods and related components. This new record marks a 21.2 percent increase from the production figure registered ...

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