Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal


Portuguese footwear exports enjoyed the “best results ever” in the first half of this year.

Exports increased 27.5%, to 957 million euros, in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year.


In a statement, the sector’s main association APICCAPS explained that, up until June, Portugal exported 40 million pairs of footwear worth €957 million, which represents a growth of 22% and 27.5%, respectively, in quantity and value