India produces about 3 Bn sq. ft. of leather annually. The Leather industry in India has consistently recorded high export earnings and is among the top 10 foreign exchange earners for India. The domestic market is expected to reach USD18 Bn by 2020. The Leather industry in India comprises high growth potential segments like footwear, finished leather, leather goods, leather garments, footwear components, saddlery and harness.