ANALYSIS – EXPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL–JULY 2019-20 VIS-À-VIS APRIL–JULY 2018-19

ANNEXURE – I

 

ANALYSIS – EXPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL–JULY 2019-20 VIS-À-VIS APRIL–JULY 2018-19.

 

  1. Introduction:

 

As per officially notified DGCI&S monthly export data, the export of Leather and Leather products for the period April-July 2019 touched US $ 1791.72 Mn as against the performance of US $ 1877.83 Mn in April-July 2018, recording a decline of 4.59%.  In rupee terms, the export touched INR 124714.37 Mn in April-July 2019 as against INR 126594.93 Mn in April-July 2018, registering a decline of 1.49%.

 

Product Wise Analysis

 

EXPORT OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS FROM INDIA DURING APRIL – JULY 2019-20 VIS-À-VIS APRIL – JULY 2018-19.

 

(Value in Million INR)
        CATEGORY APR-JULY APR-JULY % VARIATION % Share
  2018 2019    
FINISHED LEATHER 18694.60 13551.88 -27.51% 10.87%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 51226.87 50798.54 -0.84% 40.73%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 7769.03 6564.66 -15.50% 5.26%
LEATHER GARMENTS 11043.53 9905.15 -10.31% 7.94%
LEATHER GOODS 28968.52 31850.62 9.95% 25.54%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 3569.30 3539.50 -0.83% 2.84%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 5323.08 8504.02 59.76% 6.82%
TOTAL 126594.93 124714.37 -1.49% 100.00%
Source : DGCI &S
(Value in Million US $)
          CATEGORY APR-JULY APR-JULY % VARIATION % Share
  2018 2019    
FINISHED LEATHER 277.30 194.69 -29.79% 10.87%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 759.87 729.80 -3.96% 40.73%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 115.24 94.31 -18.16% 5.26%
LEATHER GARMENTS 163.81 142.30 -13.13% 7.94%
LEATHER GOODS 429.70 457.58 6.49% 25.54%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 52.94 50.85 -3.96% 2.84%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 78.96 122.17 54.73% 6.82%
TOTAL 1877.83 1791.72 -4.59% 100.00%
Source : DGCI &S
  • Footwear holds the major share of 47.55% in the total export of leather and leather products.

 

  • Except Finished leather, Leather Footwear, Footwear Components, Leather Garments and Saddlery & Harness other product categories have shown positive growth.

 

B. Country-wise Analysis

 Statement showing Export of Leather & Leather Products to different countries during April-July 2019-20 vis-à-vis April-July 2018-19 is given below:

                                                                                                      (Value in Million US $)

            TOTAL   Share in Share in
COUNTRY APR-JUL APR-JUL % Change total export     total export
  2018 2019 2019-20 APR-JUL 2018 APR-JUL 2019
U.S.A. 290.32 296.27 2.05% 15.46% 16.54%
GERMANY 238.27 213.27 -10.49% 12.69% 11.90%
U.K. 196.87 178.98 -9.09% 10.48% 9.99%
ITALY 143.11 115.87 -19.04% 7.62% 6.47%
FRANCE 108.42 105.17 -3.00% 5.77% 5.87%
SPAIN 84.60 84.54 -0.06% 4.51% 4.72%
U.A.E 44.06 67.72 53.69% 2.35% 3.78%
NETHERLANDS 69.84 64.90 -7.07% 3.72% 3.62%
HONG KONG 78.89 51.13 -35.18% 4.20% 2.85%
CHINA 56.61 52.00 -8.14% 3.01% 2.90%
POLAND 46.55 37.18 -20.13% 2.48% 2.08%
BELGIUM 40.59 36.98 -8.89% 2.16% 2.06%
SOMALIA 16.05 28.14 75.32% 0.85% 1.57%
VIETNAM 35.23 29.34 -16.72% 1.88% 1.64%
AUSTRALIA 27.90 25.01 -10.35% 1.49% 1.40%
PORTUGAL 25.26 21.28 -15.76% 1.35% 1.19%
DENMARK 20.57 22.17 7.79% 1.10% 1.24%
KOREA REP 21.89 19.61 -10.39% 1.17% 1.09%
JAPAN 20.87 19.72 -5.51% 1.11% 1.10%
RUSSIA 16.71 13.22 -20.89% 0.89% 0.74%
SOUTH AFRICA 13.44 16.72 24.35% 0.72% 0.93%
CHILE 14.71 15.59 5.98% 0.78% 0.87%
MALAYSIA 12.78 14.08 10.18% 0.68% 0.79%
AUSTRIA 15.39 16.88 9.68% 0.82% 0.94%
CANADA 16.26 15.92 -2.09% 0.87% 0.89%
SWEDEN 15.17 11.76 -22.48% 0.81% 0.66%
NIGERIA 8.09 9.95 22.92% 0.43% 0.56%
INDONESIA 13.10 10.43 -20.36% 0.70% 0.58%
MEXICO 9.20 10.42 13.22% 0.49% 0.58%
SAUDI ARABIA 8.38 13.41 60.09% 0.45% 0.75%
KENYA 4.26 7.42 74.06% 0.23% 0.41%
SWITZERLAND 10.93 11.94 9.30% 0.58% 0.67%
SLOVAK REP 10.23 7.77 -24.01% 0.54% 0.43%
HUNGARY 7.94 6.73 -15.31% 0.42% 0.38%
THAILAND 6.69 5.65 -15.50% 0.36% 0.32%
BANGLADESH 5.91 7.24 22.53% 0.31% 0.40%
FINLAND 5.13 5.03 -2.07% 0.27% 0.28%
TURKEY 7.23 2.95 -59.16% 0.38% 0.16%
ISRAEL 4.60 4.37 -4.98% 0.25% 0.24%
CAMBODIA 2.75 3.26 18.51% 0.15% 0.18%
CZECH REPUBLIC 3.34 3.80 13.66% 0.18% 0.21%
GREECE 3.30 2.87 -13.17% 0.18% 0.16%
NEW ZEALAND 3.13 3.00 -4.17% 0.17% 0.17%
OMAN 3.21 2.47 -23.16% 0.17% 0.14%
SRI LANKA DES 2.83 2.42 -14.41% 0.15% 0.14%
SINGAPORE 2.47 1.79 -27.44% 0.13% 0.10%
SUDAN 1.09 4.93 353.54% 0.06% 0.28%
TAIWAN 3.00 2.30 -23.38% 0.16% 0.13%
NORWAY 2.65 2.81 6.15% 0.14% 0.16%
DJIBOUTI 1.88 1.85 -1.88% 0.10% 0.10%
OTHERS 76.13 83.46 9.62% 4.05% 4.66%
TOTAL 1877.83 1791.72 -4.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Source : DGCIS

 

B. Major Export Destinations of India: April – June 2019 – 20.

 

(Value in Million US $)

COUNTRY APRIL – JULY COUNTRY APRIL – JULY
2019 – 20 2019 – 20
U.S.A. 296.27 POLAND 37.18
GERMANY 213.27 BELGIUM 36.98
U.K. 178.98 SOMALIA 28.14
ITALY 115.87 VIETNAM 29.34
FRANCE 105.17 AUSTRALIA 25.01
SPAIN 84.54 PORTUGAL 21.28
U.A.E, 67.72 DENMARK 22.17
NETHERLANDS 64.90 KOREA REP 19.61
HONG KONG 51.13 JAPAN 19.72
CHINA 52.00 RUSSIA 13.22

Source : DGCIS

  • The major markets for Indian Leather & Leather Products are USA with a share of 16.54%, Germany 11.90%, U.K 9.99%, Italy 6.47%, France 5.87%, Spain 4.72%, U.A.E 3.78%, Netherlands 3.62%, Hong Kong 2.85%, China 2.90%, Poland 2.08% and Belgium 2.06%.

 

  • The Top 12 countries together accounts for nearly 72.78% of India’s total leather & leather products export.

 

  • Export of Leather & Leather Products to major markets like Germany, UK, Italy, France, Spain etc have shown negative growth during April – July 2019-20.

 

          C. Conclusion:

 

  • India’s export of Leather and Leather Products for the period April – July 19 – 20 touched US $ 1791.72 Mn as against the performance of US $ 1877.83 Mn in the corresponding period of last year, recording a decline of 4.59%.

 

  • Export of different categories of Footwear holds a major share of about 47.55% in India’s total leather & leather product exports with an export value of US $ 851.97 Mn. This is followed by Leather Goods & Accessories with a share of 25.54%, Finished Leather 10.87%, Leather Garments 7.94% and Saddlery & Harness 2.84%.

 

  • Except Finished leather, Leather Footwear, Footwear Components, Leather Garments and Saddlery & Harness other product categories have shown positive growth.