Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 31621 | Apr 2015

Stepping down: Import penetration will stifle demand, forcing operators to change strategies

IBISWorld’s Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Shoe and Footwear Manufacturing industry has fought to climb out of the recession after incurring devastating losses in 2009. While revenue growth has remained volatile, IBISWorld expects the industry to continue on a positive trajectory over the five years to 2015. Revenue is expected to grow over the period as a whole. However, IBISWorld expects industry revenue to decline over the five years to 2020. The increasing value of imports and a significant decrease in exports will fuel this decline... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Shoe and Footwear Manufacturing industry in the United States has a low level of concentration. The largest four players are estimated to account for less than 10.0% of industry revenue. This low concentration reflects a largely fragmented market that has a mix of small players. Most large footwear companies, such as Nike and Adidas, manufacture nearly all of their products outside of the country. This practice has increased over the past few years as large manufacturers discontinue production in the United States, instead focusing domestic activities on design and wholesale of footwear... purchase to read more


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What is the Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures footwear for men, women and children. They may manufacture rubber and plastic footwear, protective footwear, house slippers and slipper socks. Operators also manufacture men's or women's footwear designed for casual, formal and work environments. These products also include men's or women's shoes with rubber or plastic soles and leather or vinyl uppers.

Industry Products
Men's footwear (except athletic) Rubber and plastic footwear including athletic footwearWomen's footwear (except athletic)Other footwearHouse slippers
Industry Activities
Rubber and plastic footwearHouse slipper Athletic shoesBallet slipperCleated athletic shoes

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