In the first half of the year, Portugal exported 40 million pairs of shoes, worth 957 million euros. On a comparable basis to the same period of last year, footwear exports grew by 22% and 27.5% in volume and value, respectively. These results translate the best performance of Portuguese footwear ever recorded in foreign markets, […]
In 2021, footwear production and exports increased by 8.6% and 7.4%, respectively. Portugal grew twice as much. The footwear sector recovered worldwide in 2021, but it is still far from pre-pandemic levels. According to the World Footwear Yearbook, global footwear production exceeded the 22 billion pairs threshold (+8.6%, as compared to the prior year) in 2021, […]
According to the projections of the latest Business Conditions Survey, world footwear consumption should grow by 6% in 2022. The World Footwear panel of experts believes that the biggest growth shall occur in Asia (8.9%), followed by South America (7%) and Africa (6.8%). In Europe and North America, it is expected a growth of 5.2% […]
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