The footwear sector and its components industry has a strong geographical concentration in the Valencian Community, where 82% of the national companies are concentrated.
Within the Valencian Community, the province of Alicante is where the largest number of companies in the sector are located, mainly and to a greater extent in the towns of Elche, Elda-Petrer and Villena or Sax.
Alicante is the Mediterranean province par excellence in Spain. Both in the capital and in the nearby towns, there are beautiful landscapes and beaches, offering a warm and sunny climate practically all twelve months of the year. Cities such as Alicante, Elche and Benidorm enjoy a notorious tourist image.
The FUTURMODA fair is held within the municipality of ELCHE, which is a city with an ancient history and three World Heritage Sites.