Paquetá - The Shoe Company
12 million pairs - produced each year
On June 20, 1945, Indústria de Calçados Paquetá opened its doors for the first time.
It started off producing five pairs of shoes a day, and now produces approximately 55,000 pairs of women’s, children’s and sports footwear every day.
The manufacturing units are currently divided as follows: women’s exports, women’s domestic market, and sports. The corporation has seven industrial facilities that are located in the Brazilian states of Rio Grande do Sul, Ceará and Bahia, in the city of Chivilcoy, Argentina and in the Dominican Republic.