ANALYSIS – IMPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING APRIL 2020 – MARCH 2021 VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2019 – MARCH 2020

ANNEXURE – II

 

ANALYSIS – IMPORT PERFORMANCE OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS DURING

APRIL 2020 –  MARCH 2021 VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2019 – MARCH 2020.


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 2020-March 2021 touched US $  779.91 Million as against the performance of US $ 1376.94 Million in April 2019-March 2020, recording a negative growth of 43.36%.

 

Product Wise Analysis

 

IMPORT OF LEATHER AND LEATHER PRODUCTS FROM INDIA
DURING APRIL 2020-MARCH 2021  VIS-À-VIS APRIL 2019-MARCH 2020

 

(Value in Million US $)
          CATEGORY APR – MAR APR – MAR % VARIATION % Share
  2019-2020 2020-2021    
RAW HIDES AND SKINS 29.81 15.70 -47.33% 2.01%
FINISHED LEATHER 520.28 305.23 -41.33% 39.14%
LEATHER FOOTWEAR 395.27 218.23 -44.79% 27.98%
FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS 24.14 18.35 -23.99% 2.35%
LEATHER GARMENTS 2.41 2.00 -17.01% 0.26%
LEATHER GOODS 71.91 35.98 -49.97% 4.61%
SADDLERY AND HARNESS 1.37 1.51 10.22% 0.19%
NON-LEATHER FOOTWEAR 331.75 182.91 -44.87% 23.45%
                               TOTAL 1376.94 779.91 -43.36% 100.00%
Source : DGCI &S

 

 

B.Conclusion:

 

 

  • Import of different categories of Footwear holds a major share of about 53.79% in India’s total leather & leather product with an Import value of US $ 419.49 Mn. This is followed by Finished Leather 39.14%, Leather Goods & Accessories with a share of 4.61%, Raw Hides & Skins 2.01%, Leather Garments 0.26% and Saddlery & Harness 0.19%.