Industry Profiles

30 Sectors

We have begun the process of creating Industry Groupings to facilitate partner and opportunity searches by activity rather than by country.
These initial 30 Groups will no doubt expand as we develop the Exporters Almanac in the future.

For each of these Industry profiles we provide:

1. Business Networks
& Online Markets

2. International Trade

3. Industry

4. Industry

5. International Trade

6. NACE & SIC Code

Clothing & Footwear

NACE: C14; C15.2; G46.1.6; G46.4.2; G47.7.1; G47.7.2; S96.0.2

SIC: 23

Market Places:
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Clothing and accessories

Business Networks & Online Markets
Tradeworlds - Clothing
Tradeworlds - Footwear
Fashion industry network, connects apparel and accessories brands, retailers, manufacturers, showrooms, suppliers and service providers with each other and with fashion business information.

International Trade & Standards Organisations
Cascale, a New Era for the Sustainable Apparel Coalition Formerly known as the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, we are stepping into a new era of impact with a new name, new look, and same enduring vision.
Clean Clothes Campaign
Clean Clothes Campaign is a global alliance dedicated to improving working conditions and empowering workers in the global garment and sportswear industries.
European Apparel and Textile Confederation
EURATEX represents the interests of the European textile and clothing industry at the level of the EU institutions.
European Branded Clothing Alliance
a coalition of European and global retail clothing brands. Between us we represent more than 60 brands and employ over 150,000 people in our European operations.
European Confederation of the Footwear Industry
THE VOICE of the European footwear industry gathers footwear national associations and federations of the European Union, representing approximately 87% of footwear production.
International Apparel Federation
The IAF aims to be the premier worldwide knowledge network on a great variety of apparel industry issues including design, manufacturing, distribution, sourcing, trade, technology and education.
International Association of Clothing Designers and Executives
IACDE stands for international association of clothing designers and executives and brings together the world’s most talented apparel executives to form a global network of industry leaders.
International Fur Trade Federation
The only organisation to represent the international fur industry and regulate its practices and trade. The federation promotes the business of fur, establishing certification and traceability programmes on welfare and the environment.

Industry Directories
Africa Business Pages
Apparel Clothing - Global Companies
Apparel - CompanyList
Apparel - WholesaleCentral
Fashion Accessories - CompanyList
Fashion Accessories - Global Companies
Fashion And Beauty - Ezilon
Fashion Listings
A human-reviewed, niche fashion directory dedicated only to fashion related sites.
Footwear Headgears - Europe Bloombiz
Footwear Headgears - TradeBoss
Shoes Accessories - CompanyList
Wearing apparel, knitted or crocheted - Trade NOSIS

Industry News
Ars Arpel Group was the publisher of Arsutoria and Arpel magazines, and Arsutoria School courses organizer. FotoShoe Group was publisher and advertising agency of the most important footwear trade fairs. Edizioni AF was founded in 2017 from those two experiences, to become the leader in the leather industry.
Clothes and fashion. They are also helping companies in the fashion industry to exchange electronic information. went live in 2006 as the news portal to complement World Footwear magazine, which has been keeping the industry informed for more than 25 years. While the magazine offers the latest in-depth technical features, allows our members to access industry news and product information on a daily basis, for FREE.
FootwearNews (FN)
FN is the ultimate destination for industry insiders and shoe lovers alike. From power players to style stars, FN draws on seventy years of history to offer a feet first look at what’s new and what’s next in shoes. The site is your first-stop for shoe news globally. Breaking the latest stories, offering e
Footwear Plus Magazine
Footwear Plus magazine is the leading B-2-B fashion publication of the footwear industry. In a world of instant messages, texting, daily e-mail blasts, junk mail, 24-hour news outlets and tickers across the bottom of countless TV channels, Footwear Plus is a magazine in the truest sense of the format: in-depth, comprehensive and analytical, not to mention beautiful. Industry leaders rely on Footwear Plus to educate, inform, provoke and inspire.
Footwear Today
Footwear Today is the UK’s top independent trade magazine for the footwear industry.
Harper’s Bazaar
In Style
Marie Claire
Our purpose is to provide a maximum of objective information about Footwear, Components and related industries on a world wide level.
World Footwear
The World Footwear Yearbook is a comprehensive report that analyses the main trends within the footwear sector around the world.
World Footwear is an initiative of APICCAPS, the Portuguese Footwear, Components and Leather Goods Manufacturers’ Association, and it includes two communication channels:: (1) An annual edition of the World Footwear Yearbook and (2) An electronic platform with updated industry news (
World Newspapers - Fashion provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.

International Trade Events
10times List - Apparel & Clothing
10times List - Fashion Shows
Fashion Footwear Association of New York
International Apparel & Textile Fair
London Fashion Week
Milan Fashion Week
Moda UK
New York Fashion Week
Paris Fashion Week
TradeFairDates - Childrens Fashion
TradeFairDates - Childrenswear
TradeFairDates - Clothing
TradeFairDates - Fashion
TradeFairDates - Lingerie
TradeFairDates - Shoes And Footwear
TradeFairDates - Swimwear