Agra footwear cluster (Uttar Pradesh)


Agra hosts a cluster of about 205 industrial units making various kinds of plastic footwear components, for domestic as well as international markets. The units are located mainly in two areas around Agra town: Foundry Nagar and Industrial Area, Sikandra. Most of the units are unorganized and unregistered. The cluster provides employment to about 4000 people.

Products manufactured

Plastic footwear components such as heels, lasts, soles and shoe sheets

Number of MSMEs


Energy consumption


Main fuels

Electricity; high speed diesel (HSD); natural gas (NG)

Production & turnover

6.13 million tonnes per annum

Total energy consumption (toe)


Leading industry association(s)

Cluster Profile

Other Resources

Source: Data pertains to 2015-16, collected primarily under the TERI-SDC EESE project

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