The European Footwear Industry

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

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...and always looking ahead and towards differentiation.

CEC President Sagripanti meets EP President Tajani to urge for access to strategic markets and support to footwear SMEs

28/04/17

The President of the European Confederation of the Footwear Industry (CEC) recently met with European Parliament President Antonio Tajani to exchange views on the European footwear sector’s trade and policy priorities. The discussions focused on a reindustrialisation strategy for the sector and the need to push for the successful adoption of free trade agreements with strategic trade partners for European footwear following the impasse of the TTIP.

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