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Footwear Manufacturing in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Footwear Manufacturing Market Research Report | ANZSIC C1352 | Apr 2014

Kicked out: Many footwear manufacturers are leaving the industry amid fierce competition

IBISWorld’s Footwear Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$489m
Annual Growth 09-14
-2.8%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
1,882
Businesses
221
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Australian footwear producers have faced a tough operating environment over the past decade as the dominance of low-cost foreign competitors, tariff reductions and import penetration have caused the industry's structure to change significantly. The industry also faces skilled-labour shortages, accelerated industry reforms and companies outsourcing production overseas. Finding a significant low-cost footwear producer based in Australia is now a difficult task. However, several larger footwear manufacturers produce industrial and safety boots, while sheepskin footwear such as ugg boots has retained stable domestic output levels over the past five years.

In 2013-14, industry revenue is estimated to decline by 2.7% to total $489.3... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Footwear Manufacturing industry is in the decline stage of its life cycle. Over the 10 years through 2018-19, the industry's contribution to the economy (industry value added) is expected to fall by an annual rate of 2.4%, a weak performance when compared with annualised GDP growth of 2.5%. This indicates that the industry is growing at a slower rate than the overall economy.

IBISWorld does not expect industry revenue to increase in future years due to high import penetration levels and a declining number of firms in the industry. Declining industry numbers contributed to falling industry revenue over the past five years, with industry enterprise numbers estimated to decline at an annualised 3.0%... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Footwear Manufacturing Industry?

This industry consists of operators that manufacture footwear or footwear components. These products are then purchased by footwear wholesalers and retailers who resell them to consumers.

Industry Products
Women's footwearMen's footwearChildren's and infants' footwearOther footwear
 
Industry Activities
Footwear and bootFootwear componentSafety and protective footwearSandal and shoeSlipper


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