Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing in the US

The Shoe and Footwear Manufacturing industry has only experienced marginal growth over the five years to 2019. Despite improving downstream demand conditions, the industry has been limited due to increasingly high import penetration and falling exports, both of which have been influenced by the appreciation of the US dollar. However, a recent depreciation of the US dollar has led to a surge in total exports in both 2018 and 2019. Furthermore, imports have maintained dominance of domestic demand over the past five years. The majority of imported footwear is manufactured in developing countries, where labor costs are significantly lower compared with the United States. Overall, industry revenue is anticipated to increase slightly during the current period. Over the five years to 2024, industry revenue is forecast to continue to rise. A projected depreciation in the US dollar will likely support revenue growth during the outlook period.

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.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


ABOUT THIS INDUSTRY
Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Industry Globalization

MAJOR COMPANIES

OPERATING CONDITIONS
Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

KEY STATISTICS
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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