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FOOTWEAR MARKET: Global top footwear Companies/Brands not present in India: 1.

Berluti: Berluti is a French (Paris) based company which manufactures and retails a very exclusive luxury brand of shoes and boots solely for men. 2. Etnies: It is a French footwear brand based in Lake Forest, California, and owned by Sole Technology, Inc. . 3. Camper driver: Is an international shoe company based in Spain. 4. Cydwoq: Is a high end shoe and accessories brand, which is noted for their comfort as well as their unique designs. 5. Volcom, Inc: Is a designer, marketer and distributor of young men's and young women's clothing and footwear. Volcom is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California, United States. Indian Footwear market Opportunities: Indian footwear market is estimated at about Rs 19,900 crore with a growth rate of 8-10 per cent. Mens segment accounts for 59 per cent of the market, while womens segment contributes 41 per cent. The overall share of organized retail is 20 per cent and is expected to reach 25-30 per cent by 2015. Urban India is estimated to contribute 70 per cent to the overall footwear market in FY 2012. Exclusive-brand outlets account for over 50 per cent of the footwear market followed by multi-brand outlets at 28 per cent.

Conclusion: As the Indian market is growing, the consumers here are now opting for high end footwear brands, so it shows a wide opportunities for these footwear companies in the Indian market.