Where are Nike shoes made?
Almost all Nike shoes are manufactured outside of the United States.
The leading manufacturer of Nike shoes is China and Vietnam each accounting for 36% of the total manufactured world wide.
How can you tell if Nikes are fake?
Examine the SKU number on the box and the labels inside of the shoes. Every pair of authentic Nike shoes comes with an SKU number that is identical to the SKU number on their box. If the numbers are missing or do not match, they are likely fakes. Check the tongue label.
When was the Air Max 97 made?
Overview. The Nike Air Max 97 was first released in 1997. The design of the shoe was inspired by the bullet trains of Japan The Air Max 97 was Nike’s first shoe that introduced full-length air. The Air Max 97 also introduced a hidden lacing system.
Are Nike shoes made in Vietnam?
Nike has a factory in Ho Chi Minh City, and the items from that factory are authentic Nike products. The shoes you bought from Shoe City are real Nike despite being made in Vietnam. Unless Nike corporation has a branch in Vietnam then it is not “fake”, because they are license to manufacture and sale Nike shoes.