Indonesia is now the world’s sixth-largest footwear exporter and accounts for 3.4 per cent of global exports. The industry has untapped potential. Aside from directly increasing production, Indonesia can benefit more from its footwear sector by extracting a higher share of the total value along the global value chain (GVC) for footwear. The industry faces a number of significant barriers that limit its production and export potential. This report identifies key barriers that limit the industry’s production and export potential, and make recommendations for industry stakeholders. Read more at