Export Target VS. Performance of Leather and footwear industry, FY'2017-18 (July-May)
The leather industry is the second largest export earning sector of Bangladesh. In past eleven months of this fiscal year, there was a downward trend in export earnings. In 2016-17, for the same period, export earnings were 1123.62 million USD when in 2017-18 it has reached 999.07 million USD, which is 124.55 million USD less from the previous year, with a negative growth rate of 11.08%.
Data Source: EPB, Bangladesh