Pakistan’s leather industry is the second largest export sector after the textile industry, with annual exports of $874 million and export potential to be developed. Pakistan’s leather industry is mainly divided into leather garments, leather gloves, leather shoes and leather goods. Pakistan is a big producer of leather clothing and gloves.
Pakistan’s leather industry plays an important role in the development of Pakistan’s national economy, accounting for 4% of GDP. According to leather experts, Pakistan’s leather technology and product quality are considered second only to Italy’s.
A total of 800 leather enterprises at present, Pakistan has 213 leather tanning association corporate members, its production and export of finished leather and leather products conform to the requirements of the international market, they play a positive role in the revitalization of the export state plan.