Leather Apparel Market - France Is the EU Leading Leather Apparel Exporter

Wearing Apparel November 17, 2015
Author: Svetlana Sitkova
Head of Industrial Research Department

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From 2007 to 2014, EU production on the leather apparel market showed mixed dynamics, falling from 9.7 million units in 2007 to 8.1 million units in 2014, with a CAGR of 2.6%. In value terms, EU leather apparel production decreased to 840 million EUR in 2014, falling by 8.7% annually.

The countries with the largest production of apparel of leather or of composition leather in absolute volumes were Italy (7,262 thousand units), France (150 thousand units), Spain (136 thousand units) and Romania (125 thousand units).

Positive dynamics in leather apparel production among the main producing countries from 2007 to 2014 were recorded in France (+6.7% per year), while for the other three EU leaders (Italy, Spain and Romania) the pace of growth was negative.

France dominated in EU leather apparel production and trade. In 2014, France exported apparel of leather or of composition leather totaling 179 million EUR. Of this amount, 15% was supplied to the United Kingdom, where France's apparel of leather or of composition leather held a 11% share of total the United Kingdom imports.

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Source: EU: Apparel Of Leather Or Of Composition Leather - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast To 2020