The footwear exports from the country witnessed a decrease of 5.82 percent during the first four months of current financial year (2020-21) as compared to the exports of corresponding period of last year.
Pakistan exported footwear worth US $42.599 million during July-October (2020-21) against the exports of $45.231 million during July-October (2019-20), showing negative growth of 5.82 percent, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
In terms of quantity, the exports of footwear also witnessed nominal decline of 0.06 percent by going down from 5,002 Th. pairs to 4,999 Th. pairs.
Among the footwear products, the exports of leather footwear declined by 4.60 percent as it down from $38.540 million last year to $36.769 million during the current year.
The canvas footwear exports of the country stood at just $ 0.074 million during the current year against $ 0.082 million during last year, showing decrease of 7.96 percent.—APP