India to Introduce Native Footwear Size, Aims to Become Top Global Footwear Manufacturer: Piyush Goyal

  • Union Minister Piyush Goyal announces the launch of an ‘Indian size of footwear’, aiming to decrease reliance on foreign sizing patterns.
  • Goyal highlights the Indian footwear and leather industry as a prominent foreign exchange earner employing about 4.5 million people.
  • Government to enhance industry with testing facilities, ease of business measures, quality focus, and collaborations with institutions such as FDDI, CLRI, and NIFT.
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