International Footwear, Leather
and Accessories Exhibition

MAY 2025

Europarque - Santa Maria de Feira

The most comprehensive textile exhibition of Europe


International Footwear, Leather
and Accessories Exhibition

The most comprehensive textile
exhibition of Europe

MAY 2025

Europarque - Santa Maria de Feira


Upcoming Event




DAY 1 : 10:00 – 18:00  /  DAY 2 : 10:00 – 18:00  /  DAY 3 :10:00 – 16:00


Intershoes Portugal 2025 – International Footwear, Leather and Accessories Exhibition is going to gather thousands of professionals related to footwear, leather, and accessories sectors from all over the world. Sector leading companies will find the opportunity to increase their export volume; to identify and discover the international market trends.

Covering the whole footwear value chain, Intershoes Portugal showcases latest trends and technologies while offering unique export opportunities along with new network and business collaborations.

Why You Should Exhibit ?

Networking Opportunities

Meet new and potential customers and access the opportunity to continue your cooperation with your existing customers.

Market Exposure

Sign new collaborations with thousands of qualified buyers from all over the world, especially from Europe, the Americas, North Africa, and Middle East.


Meet decision makers in the purchasing process in the footwear sector and make agreements that increase your business volume.

Brand Visibility and Recognition

Have the chance to showcase your newest products to thousands professional visitors.

Market Research and Insights

Increase your brands awareness in the sector and contribute your corporate identity in the international arena through this strong exhibition.

Analyze the Situation

Increase your export volume, analyze the situation of sector accurately on spot and stay one step ahead of your competitors.

Product Groups

Sole Manufacturers

Heel Manufacturers

Textile Products
Shoe Chemicals
Saddlery Manufacturers
Leather Products
Shoe Adhesives
Military Shoes

Men’s Shoes

Women’s Shoes
Children’s Shoes
Sports Shoes

Bags, Wallets, Belts

Health Safety Shoes

Accessory Importers

Travel Bags
Saddlery Industry
Sectoral Institutions
Machinery Producers

Accessory Manufacturers

Artificial Leather Products

Quality Control and Occupational Safety

Conference Program

Thinking shoes, new trends of the industry and back to the future


  • Brand Owners, Labels
  • Manufacturers
  • Denim Brands
  • Retailers and Wholesalers
  • Purchasers
  • Designers and Design Studio Owners
  • Importers
  • Distributors
  • Textile Houses
  • Agents 
  • Trade Body Representatives
  • Sourcing Offices
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Associations
  • Press Representatives

Why Should You Visit ?

Intershoes Portugal is the exact platform for experiencing and exploring the market, creating new connections, expanding the professional network and knowledge and following up on the shoe trends in Europe.

Intershoes Portugal will lead you to the right people, products, and services that you are looking for, and inspire you to discover those that you don’t yet realize that you need.

Here are some key reasons to visit Intershoes Portugal 

  • Meet new and established suppliers.
  • Share and obtain information about the current market and future of the market in Europe
  • Reach and observe new technologies and trends.
  • Boost your business potential via B2B meetings with suppliers.
  • Observe and compare products and technologies, offered by different suppliers in accordance with your needs.
  • Attend seminars and be informed by professional speakers about market.


Portuguese footwear exports soar in April as the industry continues its path of recovery and is already on positive ground. This year, exports grew by 121% when compared to the same month of the previous year. 

In the accumulated result for the year, Portugal exported 22 million pairs, with a total value of 497 million euros, an increase of 4.3%.

Portugal currently exports more than 95% of its footwear production to 163 countries across the five continents. In the first four months of the year, Europe was the main driver of the dynamic of the sector, with a growth of 6.8% to 413 million euros. Noteworthy growth in Germany (up by 40% to 123 million euros) and the Netherlands (up by 8.3% to 70 million euros).

Portugal ranks second in shoe manufacturing in the European Union, with all products manufactured in small and medium-sized enterprises. 

Portugal is the country with the largest market share, giving direction to the shoe fashion industry after Italy.

How To Get There

Santa Maria da Feira is a territory that has achieved, in a unique way, notoriety at a cultural, industrial, and business level, in terms of infrastructures, events and equipment that in the last twenty years, in particular, have developed and allowed an increase in value for the entire region and the country. Europarque has access for people with reduced mobility. With around 140 thousand inhabitants, located in the Metropolitan Area of Porto and in the district of Aveiro, the municipality of Santa Maria da Feira invites you to visit unique facilities in the country, alluding to its industrial tradition, history, and culture. An excellent place to live, discover and visit!


Rua Interior do EUROPARQUE Apartado 160 4520-153 Santa Maria da Feira

+351 256 370 200 (call to national landline)

By Car

• 30km from the city of Porto
• 280km from Lisbon
• 250km from the Galicia region (ES)
• Direct connection to Highways A1, A29, A41 and A25
• Free Parking

By Public Transports

• 10 minutes from Espinho Train Station
• 20 minutes from the Sea Ports of Leixões (Porto) and Aveiro

Free Shuttle

See the timetables of our shuttle service to Europarque here

By Plane

• 25 minutes from Porto International Airport


Stay comfortably in our recommended hotels and benefit from special conditions

Hotel Solverde Spa & Wellness Center ***** - Espinho // Promocode: INTERTEX 2024
Hotel Nova Cruz **** - Santa Maria da Feira // Promocode: INTERTEX 2024
Hotel Feira Pedra Bela **** - Santa Maria da Feira // Promocode: INTERTEX 2024
Hotel Star Inn Porto *** - Porto // Promocode: INTERTEX 2024
Hotel dos Loios ** - Santa Maria da Feira // Promocode: INTERTEX 2024

Hosted Buyer Delegation Program

Joining Intershoes Portugal as a Hosted Buyer is an extremely efficient and fast way to search and increase your reliable and high-level international suppliers network. Take the maximum advantage of all the extra benefits included in the program and enjoy exclusive networking events.

Official Partners

Official Partners

Become a sponsor

Click to learn how to become a sponsor of Intershoes Portugal