ANALYSIS – EXPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL 2019–MARCH 2020 VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2018–MARCH 2019

ANNEXURE – I

 

 

ANALYSIS – EXPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL 2019–MARCH 2020 VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2018–MARCH 2019.

 

  1. Introduction:

 

As per officially notified DGCI&S monthly export data, the export of Leather and Leather products for the period April 2019-March 2020 touched US $ 5070.55 Mn as against the performance of US $ 5691.09 Mn in April 2018-March 2019, recording a decline of 10.90%.  In rupee terms, the export touched INR 359503.25 Mn in April 2019-March 2020 as against INR 397937.38 Mn in April 2019-March 2019, registering a decline of 9.66%.

 

Product Wise Analysis

 

EXPORT OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS FROM INDIA
DURING APRIL 2019 – MARCH 2020  VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2018 – MARCH 2019

 

                                                                    (Value in Million Rs)

        CATEGORY APR – MAR APR – MAR % VARIATION % Share
  2018-2019 2019-2020    
FINISHED LEATHER 50467.42 37162.18 -26.36% 10.34%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 153518.24 147588.94 -3.86% 41.05%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 22312.11 18552.74 -16.85% 5.16%
LEATHER GARMENTS 32754.15 30424.03 -7.11% 8.46%
LEATHER GOODS 100288.57 95046.31 -5.23% 26.44%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 11141.90 10737.10 -3.63% 2.99%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 27455.00 19991.95 -27.18% 5.56%
TOTAL 397937.39 359503.25 -9.66% 100.00%
Source : DGCI &S
(Value in Million US $)
          CATEGORY APR – MAR APR – MAR % VARIATION % Share
  2018-2019 2019-2020    
FINISHED LEATHER 721.76 524.15 -27.38% 10.34%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 2195.54 2081.64 -5.19% 41.05%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 319.10 261.67 -18.00% 5.16%
LEATHER GARMENTS 468.43 429.11 -8.39% 8.46%
LEATHER GOODS 1434.27 1340.56 -6.53% 26.44%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 159.35 151.44 -4.96% 2.99%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 392.65 281.97 -28.19% 5.56%
TOTAL 5691.09 5070.55 -10.90% 100.00%
Source : DGCI & S

 

  • Footwear (Leather Footwear, Footwear Components & Non-Leather Footwear) holds the major share of 77% in the total export of leather and leather products.

 

  1. Country-wise Analysis

 

Statement showing Export of Leather & Leather Products to different countries during Apr 2019-Mar 2020 vis-à-vis Apr 2018-Mar 2019 is given below:

                                                                                                                  (Value in Million US $)

              TOTAL   Share in Share in
COUNTRY APR-MAR APR-MAR % Change total export     total export
  2018-19 2019-20 2019-20 APR-MAR 2018-19 APR-MAR 2019-20
U.S.A. 893.68 873.29 -2.28% 15.70% 17.22%
GERMANY 659.17 607.44 -7.85% 11.58% 11.98%
U.K. 597.31 528.84 -11.46% 10.50% 10.43%
ITALY 368.71 320.75 -13.01% 6.48% 6.33%
FRANCE 323.02 301.07 -6.79% 5.68% 5.94%
SPAIN 258.26 254.13 -1.60% 4.54% 5.01%
U.A.E 226.18 169.86 -24.90% 3.97% 3.35%
NETHERLANDS 194.43 178.68 -8.10% 3.42% 3.52%
HONG KONG 190.38 109.16 -42.66% 3.35% 2.15%
CHINA 148.21 132.12 -10.85% 2.60% 2.61%
POLAND 115.02 106.78 -7.17% 2.02% 2.11%
BELGIUM 114.13 112.16 -1.72% 2.01% 2.21%
SOMALIA 102.25 57.94 -43.34% 1.80% 1.14%
VIETNAM 98.44 82.48 -16.22% 1.73% 1.63%
AUSTRALIA 95.36 85.15 -10.70% 1.68% 1.68%
PORTUGAL 68.74 58.38 -15.08% 1.21% 1.15%
DENMARK 67.39 68.36 1.44% 1.18% 1.35%
KOREA REP 66.12 57.32 -13.30% 1.16% 1.13%
JAPAN 65.53 59.48 -9.22% 1.15% 1.17%
RUSSIA 52.59 46.58 -11.44% 0.92% 0.92%
SOUTH AFRICA 52.29 44.68 -14.55% 0.92% 0.88%
CHILE 48.87 39.97 -18.21% 0.86% 0.79%
MALAYSIA 46.48 33.67 -27.56% 0.82% 0.66%
AUSTRIA 43.82 46.00 4.97% 0.77% 0.91%
CANADA 50.27 47.06 -6.38% 0.88% 0.93%
SWEDEN 40.02 34.54 -13.71% 0.70% 0.68%
NIGERIA 37.55 19.26 -48.70% 0.66% 0.38%
INDONESIA 37.23 34.35 -7.74% 0.65% 0.68%
MEXICO 36.07 29.68 -17.73% 0.63% 0.59%
SAUDI ARABIA 33.49 38.96 16.34% 0.59% 0.77%
KENYA 32.29 16.38 -49.27% 0.57% 0.32%
SWITZERLAND 31.41 37.17 18.36% 0.55% 0.73%
SLOVAK REP 26.61 20.29 -23.73% 0.47% 0.40%
HUNGARY 24.33 20.04 -17.61% 0.43% 0.40%
THAILAND 20.20 16.99 -15.89% 0.35% 0.34%
BANGLADESH 19.84 20.42 2.91% 0.35% 0.40%
FINLAND 18.64 16.32 -12.40% 0.33% 0.32%
TURKEY 16.32 11.30 -30.75% 0.29% 0.22%
ISRAEL 15.87 17.13 7.98% 0.28% 0.34%
CAMBODIA 11.02 9.07 -17.71% 0.19% 0.18%
CZECH REPUBLIC 10.52 11.48 9.12% 0.18% 0.23%
GREECE 10.46 9.61 -8.13% 0.18% 0.19%
NEW ZEALAND 10.16 8.88 -12.55% 0.18% 0.18%
OMAN 9.68 7.46 -22.95% 0.17% 0.15%
SRI LANKA DES 9.39 8.60 -8.34% 0.16% 0.17%
SINGAPORE 9.23 8.71 -5.69% 0.16% 0.17%
SUDAN 9.10 14.11 55.01% 0.16% 0.28%
TAIWAN 8.44 5.84 -30.85% 0.15% 0.12%
NORWAY 6.31 6.77 7.26% 0.11% 0.13%
DJIBOUTI 6.28 3.94 -37.33% 0.11% 0.08%
OTHERS 253.98 221.90 -12.63% 4.46% 4.38%
TOTAL 5691.09 5070.55 -10.90% 100.00% 100.00%
Source : DGCIS          

 

  1. Major Export Destinations of India: April – March 2019–20.

 

 

(Value in Million US $)

COUNTRY APR-MAR COUNTRY APR-MAR
2019-20 2019-20
U.S.A. 873.29 POLAND 106.78
GERMANY 607.44 BELGIUM 112.16
U.K. 528.84 SOMALIA 57.94
ITALY 320.75 VIETNAM 82.48
FRANCE 301.07 AUSTRALIA 85.15
SPAIN 254.13 PORTUGAL 58.38
U.A.E, 169.86 DENMARK 68.36
NETHERLANDS 178.68 KOREA REP 57.32
HONG KONG 109.16 JAPAN 59.48
CHINA 132.12 RUSSIA 46.58

 

     Source : DGCIS

 

  • The major markets for Indian Leather & Leather Products are USA with a share of 17.22%, Germany 11.98%, U.K 10.43%, Italy 6.33%, France 5.94%, Spain 5.01%, Netherlands 3.52%, U.A.E 3.35%, China 2.61%, Hong Kong 2.15%, Belgium 2.21% and Poland 2.11%.

 

  • The Top 12 countries together accounts for nearly 72.86% of India’s total leather & leather products export.

 

  • Export of Leather & Leather Products to major markets like USA, Spain etc have shown positive growth and markets like Germany, UK, Italy, France, Netherlands, Hong Kong, China etc have shown negative growth during Apr–Mar 2019-20.

 

  1. Conclusion:

 

  • India’s export of Leather and Leather Products for the period April – March 19 – 20 touched US $ 5070.55 Mn as against the performance of US $ 5691.09 Mn in the corresponding period of last year, recording a decline of 10.90%.

 

  • Export of different categories of Footwear holds a major share of about 51.77% in India’s total leather & leather product exports with an export value of US $ 2625.29 Mn. This is followed by Leather Goods & Accessories with a share of 26.44%, Finished Leather 10.34%, Leather Garments 8.46% and Saddlery & Harness 2.99%.