Shoe exports from Brazil suffered big drops of 30.2 percent in volume and 24.8 percent in value during the month of April, reversing a positive trend observed in the first few months of the year. As a result, exports of 39.2 million pairs in the first four months of 2015 were 15.4 percent lower in terms of pairs than in the corresponding period of last year. In value, they were down by 13.9 percent to $ 310.1 million.