Ankur Footwears Private Limited was established in 1987. The commercial production started in September 1989 with less than 20 people in employment and producing approximately 50 pair uppers a day. Today it employs more than 195 people and manufactures and exports 1250 pair Upper a day. 500 Pair Ballet Dancing and Dress Shoes a day. Ankur exported US$ 1.75 million worth of Shoe Uppers, Ballet Dancing Shoes and Shoes in 2004-05. It has a modern shoe making and shoe upper factory with all necessary infrastructure, highly skilled workforce, experienced and competent managers and the factory is situated at the outskirts of Chennai, easily accessible by road and within 15 kms from international airport.
We manufacture and export various kinds of Shoes particularly
Moccasins & Dress Shoes for Gents, Ankle Boots for Children, Ladies & Gents and
Ballet Dancing Shoes for Children and Ladies. We also make and export
shoe uppers specializing in Classical, Moccassins, Casuals, Ankle boots, Bowlings, Sandal and Jazz styles for both men and ladies and have earned an enviable reputation for high quality.
We also specialize in making uppers with a lot of work content involving hand cutting, hand stitching and short production run.
We have a long-standing association with Tanneries that specialize in making Classical Glaze Kid, Sheep Cabretta, high quality European and Indian Calf and Cow Softy leather in various types and finishes.
We are exporting Shoe Uppers and Shoes to well reputed Customers in UK, Germany and Australia, Some of our Customers are more than 100 Years old and producing very high quality shoes, particularly Good year welted.
We were a recipient of Certificate of Merit Award from the Council for Leather Exports for the export of Shoe Uppers in the year 1994-95.
We are Associate Member of:
Council for Leather Exports
Indian Shoe Federation, Chennai
Life member of Shoe Designer’s Club of Central Leather Research