Marketing Directorate


Five Years Exports




In the last five years (2008/2009-2012/ 2013) from export of semi processed and finished leather 415.12 mill. usd, footwear 51.16 mill usd, leather garment & goods 5.47 mill. usd is obtained

R.No Type of product 2008/ 2009 2009/ 2010 2010/2011 2011/ 2012 2012/ 2013 Total
1 Semi processed  leather 68,284 50,633 95,031 100,157 101,020.5 415,125
1.1 Pickle 19,131 0 0 0 0 19,131
1.2 Wet-blue 14,867 0 0 0 0 14,867
1.3 crust 23,128 37,755 70,115 48,700 0 179,698
1.4 Finished leather 11,158 12,878 24,916 51,457 101,020.5 201,429
2 footwear 7,240 5,737 8,829 10,163 19,193.9 51,163
3 Leather Goods and Garments 150 138 213 1,743 3,227.7 5,472
  Total 75,674 56,508 104,073 112,063 123,442.1 471,760

According to 2013/2014 fiscal year plan the leather sector is expected to earn 347 million us dollar from foreign trade. In order to achieve this result the following objectives are being devised ፡-
    1. To maintain the market link with 90% of existing customers of the leather & leather products factories.
    2. To increase the market share by finding at least 5 new buyers of leather & leather products.
    3. To find new markets by conducting market research.
    4. To realize the supply of inputs for 27 tanneries, 14 footwear factories, 4 glove and garment & goods factories.
    5. To realize the input output linkage among 27 tanneries, 14 footwear factories, 4 glove and garment & goods factories.
    6. To provide export facilitation support for 27 tanneries, 14 footwear factories, 4 glove and garment & goods factories.
In 2012/2013 fiscal year, by rendering market linkage, supply, custom, logistics and export facilitation support to the leather industries, it was planed to obtain 226.86 million us dollar but 123.44 million us dollar ( 54.4%) is achieved. When the earning is divided by product type 101.02 million us dollar is obtained from finished leather,19.19 million us dollar from footwear, 3.08 million us dollar from leather glove, and 0.15 million us dollar is obtained from leather garment & goods.