The European Footwear Industry

A handicrafted and yet a contemporary industry...

...full of creativity and design...

...a key part of the fashion industry...

...a key part of the fashion industry...

...constantly adapting to new trends and demographics through advanced techonologies...

...concerned about safety...

...durability and high standards...

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...respecting the environment...

...delighting consumers with innovative business approaches...

...and always looking ahead and towards differentiation.

Footwear cluster in Portugal is worth 2.500 million euros

06/04/17

Since 2010, the Portuguese footwear cluster has increased their exports by 49%, reached 30 new markets, and created 9.238 new jobs. The two main hubs of the cluster, which include the municipalities of Felgueiras, Guimarães, Santa Maria da Feira, Oliveira de Azeméis, and São João da Madeira, represent over three quarters of the sector’s employment.

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