Poland is one of the largest footwear manufacturers in Europe and ranks 16th in the world as an exporter of this product. The value of the Polish footwear market is almost EUR 4 billion. In the years 2013-2019, exports of Polish footwear increased by over 100%.
Poland is the largest market of 10 countries that joined the EU in 2004. The retail market is growing regularly and therefore domestic demand is also high. The volume of imports in 2018 amounted to USD 2.8 billion, and the volume of exports amounted to USD 2 billion.