ANALYSIS – IMPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL – DECEMBER 2020 VIS-À-VIS APRIL – DECEMBER 2019

ANNEXURE – II

 

 

ANALYSIS – IMPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING

APRIL – DECEMBER 2020 VIS-À-VIS APRIL – DECEMBER 2019.

 

A. Introduction:

 

As per officially notified DGCI&S monthly Import Data, the Import of Raw Hides & Skins, Leather and Leather products for the period April-December 2020 touched US $ 518.31 Million as against the performance of US $ 1055.91 Million in April-December 2019, recording a negative growth of 50.91%.

 

Product Wise Analysis

 

IMPORT OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS FROM INDIA
DURING APRIL-DECEMBER 2020  VIS-À-VIS APRIL-DECEMBER 2019

 

(Value in Million US $)
          CATEGORY APR – DEC APR – DEC % VARIATION % Share
  2019 2020    
RAW HIDES AND SKINS 23.18 11.48 -50.47% 2.21%
FINISHED LEATHER 402.30 215.14 -46.52% 41.51%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 302.76 135.17 -55.35% 26.08%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 18.48 12.31 -33.39% 2.38%
LEATHER GARMENTS 1.82 1.48 -18.68% 0.29%
LEATHER GOODS 55.35 23.73 -57.13% 4.58%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 1.07 0.95 -11.21% 0.18%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 250.95 118.05 -52.96% 22.78%
TOTAL 1055.91 518.31 -50.91% 100.00%
Source : DGCI &S

 

 

B.Conclusion:

 

 

  • Import of different categories of Footwear holds a major share of about 51.23% in India’s total leather & leather product with an Import value of US $ 265.53 Mn. This is followed by Finished Leather 41.51%, Leather Goods & Accessories with a share of 4.58%, Raw Hides & Skins 2.21%, Leather Garments 0.29% and Saddlery & Harness 0.18%.

 

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