World Footwear


Sustainability is a business imperative

Jul 15, 2019 United Kingdom / World

The words are from Sara Maggioni, Head of Womenswear at WGSN, a trend forecasting company. Sara talked to us about sustainability and other hot topics of the footwear industry

Indian leather fears supply chain crisis

Indian leather fears supply chain crisis

Jul 17, 2019 India / Trade

The leather industry in India is claiming attention for the impacts of the recent decision to impose a sharp export duty cut on raw leather and hide from 60% to 40% in the 2019 Union Budget. The 15% export duty on East Indian tanned leather was also abolished

Dubai-based property developer acquires Roberto Cavalli

Jul 17, 2019 United Arab Emirates / Companies

Investment company Vision Investment Co. LCC, owned by Hussain Sajwani, founder of Damac Properties ... [ more ]

Brazil: exports decrease in June

Jul 17, 2019 Brazil / Trade

There was a decrease in footwear exports in the last month of the semester. Data prepared by the Bra... [ more ]