RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to the latest report of the Brazilian Association of Footwear Industries (Abicalçados), Paraguay has once again been established for the first eight months of 2021 as the leading Latin American footwear supplier to the Brazilian market. It is also the only country in the region on the list of leading exporters.
Specifically, Paraguay exported between January and August a total of US$1.53 billion in footwear to Brazil; this amount represents a slight increase of 0.3% compared to the same eight-month period in 2020 when the Paraguayan industry shipped US$.1 . . .