Nike golf shoe sales hit $2.5 billion in 2016

Nike Golf Shoes, a subsidiary of Nike Group, announced Thursday that it sold 1.3 million pairs of the brand’s shoes during the year.

The company reported sales of $2,521 million for the quarter ending in December, and it is expected to report sales of up to $4 billion in the current fiscal year.

That figure is higher than the $2 billion in sales the company recorded in the previous year.

Nike Golf said the company has sold over 5.3 billion shoes worldwide and has sales of approximately 1.2 billion.

The company has more than 7,000 stores worldwide and sold over 1.5 million pairs during the first nine months of the year, according to Nike.

“Nike Golf Shoes is a leader in golf shoes and a leader with an unparalleled global reach,” Nike Group CEO Mark Parker said in a statement.

“The brand continues to be a top-tier brand for both golfers and casual consumers.”