Report: The Japanese Leather and Footwear Markets

About the Report: 

Japan’s leather and footwear markets offer many opportunities to EU companies: the leather goods market grew around 2.6% in 2018 and is worth ¥1.15 trillion, while the footwear market has remained stable for a decade at ¥1.4 trillion. This report titled ‘Japan’s Leather and Footwear Markets’ will provide readers with a clear overview of the size of the Japanese leather and footwear market, the scope and potential, as well as lists of the potential retail targets and the distributors and trading companies that could partner in reaching them. It also presents various recommendations to EU companies for a successful market entry. 

About the Expert:

Michael Causton is a specialist on Japanese distribution, retailing and marketing. He founded and led a successful business within Japan’s distribution and retail system and then established another to provide research on it. He co-founded JapanConsuming ( in 1999 which has since become the leading market research firm on Japanese retailing and distribution for non-Japanese companies

The recording of the past webinar covering this topic is available for online viewers here(Once you are logged in, look for the link below the "After event information") 

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