All China Leather Exhibition ‧ SNIEC ‧ 30 AUGUST – 1 SEPTEMBER 2017
Industry News
   
17/01/2017 Economy - Davos 2017: Trump, China and Brexit set to dominate
16/01/2017 Brazil - Looking back at 2016 results in hide and leather exports
16/01/2017 Events - Second Lanxess leather seminar off to a strong start
13/01/2017 Brazil - Beef exports hit by currency issues and unrest in key markets
13/01/2017 Brazil - Leather Preview: Winter 2018 fashion trends
13/01/2017 Pakistan - Leather firms must grow for share of government package
12/01/2017 Leather Pipeline - 10 January 2017
12/01/2017 Argentina - Beef exports and herd rebuilding characterize 2016 results
11/01/2017 United Kingdom - Pittards expects second-half slowdown
11/01/2017 Leather Industry - South Asian countries could establish a leather industry hub
10/01/2017 Pakistan - Finished leather exports decline but footwear improves
09/01/2017 Events - 2019 IULTCS Congress to be held in Germany
09/01/2017 India - Prohibition of imports of exotic skins
09/01/2017 Technology - Tests using silver-titanium nanoparticle idea on leather
06/01/2017 North America - SUV growth is good news for automotive leather
05/01/2017 US Trade Policy - Automotive giants capitulate in face of punitive import taxes
05/01/2017 Environment - New anti-deforestation report highlights JBS as a success story
05/01/2017 Intercontinental Trade - The New Silk Road reaches Barking in Essex (UK)
05/01/2017 Training - Vegetable tanning central to Trumpler training course
04/01/2017 Bangladesh - No more time for Hazaribagh
04/01/2017 Italy - Technical seminars focus on the use of biocides
03/01/2017 Leather - Brazil’s CICB celebrates its 60th Anniversary in 2017
29/12/2016 Events - World Leather Congress - 29 August 2017, Shanghai
29/12/2016 Automotive - White paper advances in bio-based polyurethanes for automotive interior coatings
28/12/2016 France - LVMH to relaunch Russian luxury calfskin leather
28/12/2016 Mission of LeatherNaturally!
23/12/2016 Germany - Lanxess seminar to raise awareness of leather’s value
23/12/2016 Machinery - Turkey’s boom in second-hand tanning machinery
22/12/2016 International Trade - The Ins and Outs of the US withdrawing from the Trans Pacific Partnership
22/12/2016 Leather Industry - Predictions for 2017
22/12/2016 Trade - US wet blue exports down by 1 million hides
21/12/2016 India - Demonetisation impacts leather industry
21/12/2016 Awards - IULTCS names winner of Young Leather Scientist grant
20/12/2016 Automotive - China growth offsets declines elsewhere for Volkswagen
20/12/2016 Australia - Cattle Council names new CEO
19/12/2016 Europe - Italian tanners have hope for 2017
19/12/2016 Exports - Brazilian hides and skins exports show a 7.8% growth in November
16/12/2016 Vietnam - Apparel-footwear workers face unemployment due to automation
15/12/2016 Italy - UNIC sends shelters to earthquake victims
15/12/2016 Iran - Much room for growth in leather industry 
15/12/2016 Brazil - Viposa to open new wet-end tannery
14/12/2016 Germany - Dresden to host 2019 IULTCS Congress
14/12/2016 Leather Pipeline - A change in the fortune of bull hides
13/12/2016 Vietnam - More overtime for tannery workers
12/12/2016 Sports - Packer Leather pleased with pink cricket ball improvements
12/12/2016 North America - US beef exports “continue to build momentum”
12/12/2016 Environment - India - “Almost impossible” to relocate Kanpur tanneries
12/12/2016 Australia - Green light for Kidman offer
09/12/2016 Ethiopia - Two new industrial parks ready in February
09/12/2016 Africa - Rwanda: Tax waiver on leather and textile raw materials imports will spur growth
09/12/2016 Africa - Uganda’s Government to promote leather industry
08/12/2016 East Africa - Governments lose USD30 million to leather tax fraud
08/12/2016 Bangladesh - Second fire incident in a week at Hazaribagh leather factory
08/12/2016 Chemicals - Stahl adds to leather facilities in Pakistan
08/12/2016 Floatation - IPO for JBS international business on NYSE
07/12/2016 South East Asia - Vietnam vulnerable to U.S. restrictive trade stance
07/12/2016 Eurasian Trade - New pact set to boost Vietnam-Russia trade
07/12/2016 Events – Brazil - Inspiramais: 18 Brazilian tanneries will join the Design and Innovation Exhibition
06/12/2016 International Cooperation - Italy, UNIDO to support Ethiopia's leather sector
06/12/2016 Automotive - Lear stimulates creative seat design ideas
05/12/2016 Argentina - Leather industry meets with government
05/12/2016 Brazil - Design na Pele revels in new partnership
05/12/2016 Europe - EU beef producers concerned with Mercosur trade deal
02/12/2016 Australia - Exports of Rawhides & Skins
02/12/2016 Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe’s leather exports depend on good animal husbandry
01/12/2016 Raw Materials - Indonesia considers raising tax on leather exports
01/12/2016 Upholstery - Lectra explores the future for furniture
30/11/2016 Events - UNIDO to present zero liquid discharge concept at IULTCS Congress
30/11/2016 Leather Pipeline - “Uncertainties” affecting three leather-producing countries
28/11/2016 Heritage - Battle to save UK leather museum
28/11/2016 Chemicals - Lanxess increases chrome chemicals prices by up to 20%
28/11/2016 Social Responsibility - Recycling commitment sparks new idea for Smit & zoon
25/11/2016 Pakistan - PTA hopes to get estimated 7.3 million hides & skins
24/11/2016 Events - Lanxess leather seminar to go ahead in January
24/11/2016 Trade - EU plan could ensure fairer China trade**
23/11/2016 Australia - Value of red meat and livestock sectors
23/11/2016 Sustainability - CSCB: Coming joins the Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability
23/11/2016 Raw Materials - No recovery for US wet blue exports
22/11/2016 Indonesia - Tanners call for action on raw hide exports
22/11/2016 Industry - Stahl makes flame-retardant products acquisition
21/11/2016 Automotive - Volkswagen to reduce workforce by 30,000
21/11/2016 Spain - Leather contributes to industrial growth in Cataloni
21/11/2016 Brazil - Leather exports show growth in October
21/11/2016 Argentina - Some tanners announce early holidays as orders dry up
18/11/2016 International Trade - Trump should consider Beijing-backed Asia-Pacific trade deal
18/11/2016 Automotive - Emissions scandal hits VW, but not in China
17/11/2016 Leather Pipeline - US election slow to make an impact so far
17/11/2016 South America - JBS bemoans “challenging” quarter
16/11/2016 Kenya - Needs waste treatment contractor for Leather Park
16/11/2016 Bangladesh - Savar cluster “could be further expanded”
15/11/2016 Events: ICLT hails most successful Industry Engagement Day so far
14/11/2016 Zimbabwe - Government grants tax waiver to hide exporters
14/11/2016 United Kingdom - Scottish Leather Group grows its workforce
14/11/2016 Free Trade Agreements - NAFTA can be discussed, but not renegotiated, says Mexico
10/11/2016 Mexico - Trump victory triggers peso plunge to record lows
10/11/2016 Vietnam - Leather, footwear firms move to seize opportunities from FTAs
09/11/2016 Brazil - CBR joins the Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability (CSCB)
09/11/2016 Mexico - Guanajuato maintains its prominence in leather exports
08/11/2016 Africa - Boost for Malawi’s leather industry
08/11/2016 Development - UNIDO prepares to celebrate its fiftieth birthday
08/11/2016 United States of America - USMEF elects new chairman
07/11/2016 Technology - Lectra Versalis automated cutting yields 5% saving
04/11/2016 Events - Stahl hosts calf skin transparency and traceability event
02/11/2016 Leather Pipeline - Tanners in Asia need to move fast to secure raw material
01/11/2016 Automotive - Fashion the inspiration for new Rolls-Royce model
31/10/2016 Africa - Nigerian Army to use ‘made In Aba’ Shoes
31/10/2016 Sustainability - Kering to share sustainability methods with design schools
31/10/2016 China - BASF’s head of leather says transformation in China is real
28/10/2016 Automotive - Smart investments boost Lear sales
28/10/2016 Brazil - Shoe components export push delivers 34% growth
27/10/2016 Brazil - Footwear project from Design na Pele
27/10/2016 United States of America - Volkswagen agrees US$14.7 billion settlement in the US
26/10/2016 United States of America - Brazilian leather on display in New York library
25/10/2016 Australia - New bid for the Kidman estate, Australia's largest cattle farm
25/10/2016 Raw Materials - Turkish entrepreneur happy with hide imports from Spain's bull-rings
24/10/2016 Companies - Cartigliano celebrates 30 years of working with Korean agent
24/10/2016 Bangladesh - Fresh deadline for tannery relocation
21/10/2016 Italy - Natuzzi to make furniture collections available for fast delivery
20/10/2016 Brazil - Design na Pele inspires furniture project
20/10/2016 China - Economy grows steadily at annual rate of 6.7%
20/10/2016 China - Property boom boosts furniture
20/10/2016 Leather Pipeline - Industry speeds towards two-tier market
19/10/2016 Events - Help for Paraguayan participants at overseas exhibitions
18/10/2016 Asia - Italian delegation to visit Pakistan
18/10/2016 Italy - UNIC joins Zero Discharge programme
17/10/2016 Trade - Pakistan leather exporters “need government help”
17/10/2016 Raw Materials - US wet blue prices 12% cheaper than last year
14/10/2016 United States of America - US industry names new USHSLA president
14/10/2016 Technology - Successful water saving technology at Wolldsorf Leder
14/10/2016 Livestock - Brazil’s cattle herd hits record high
12/10/2016 Australia - New Kidman estate bid
11/10/2016 Sustainability - PrimeAsia and Stahl join the ZDHC Programme
11/10/2016 France - IFM puts a value on France’s shoe and leathergoods sectors
11/10/2016 Development - Ethiopia emphasises the importance of leather
07/10/2016 International Trade - 2008 Financial Crisis still ripples through world trade growth
07/10/2016 Nicaragua - Schools programme worth US$5 million to leather and shoe sector
07/10/2016 Automotive - UK new car sales rise in September but BREXIT fears remain
07/10/2016 United States of America - Larger herd and higher demand drive Cargill growth
06/10/2016 Trade - Declining leather footwear exports in India
06/10/2016 Pakistan - New PTA chairman spells out priorities
05/10/2016 Leather Pipeline - Electric cars present a big opportunity
05/10/2016 Europe - COTANCE announces Leather is My Job conference in Igualada
04/10/2016 Trade - India's leather exports hit by low EU demand
03/10/2016 United States of America - US tannery to cease production
03/10/2016 Japan - Automotive - Nissan installs luxury leather interior in latest Infiniti model
03/10/2016 Sustainability - This is Brazilian Leather - watch the video!
30/09/2016 Mexico - Audi announces opening ceremony for its first Mexican factory
29/09/2016 Livestock - Indonesia "abolishes cattle quotas"
29/09/2016 Automotive - European car sales still buoyant
28/09/2016 Brazil - Exports of footwear components with 40% increase
27/09/2016 Events - Lanxess to host follow-up leather seminar in early 2017
27/09/2016 Trade - China lifts ban on US beef
26/09/2016 Economy - BASF remains optimistic about Asia Pacific
26/09/2016 Events - Leather and the value of nature – vision 2025
26/09/2016 Red Meat Consumption - Beef holds its own as Uruguay tops OECD table again
23/09/2016 Trade - Leather shoe downturn also affects China’s ports
22/09/2016 Brazil - August shows positive results for Brazilian leather exports
22/09/2016 Raw Materials - US hide exports up by 10% in volume, but revenues continue to fall
22/09/2016 Turkey - Continued fight against FMD
21/09/2016 Leather Pipeline - Are there more hides than tanners can use?
21/09/2016 Livestock - Disturbing abattoir videos shock French public and lawmakers
21/09/2016 Technology - Update on Polymer Bead Technology in Tanning
20/09/2016 China - Business confidence rises in Q2
20/09/2016 France - Quality sells for first-half growth for leather sector
20/09/2016 Raw Materials - Brazilian tanners take deliver of more hides in Q2
20/09/2016 Turkey - All Eid al-Adha skins may not be used this year
19/09/2016 Africa - UNIDO launches course to help Tanzanian tanners
19/09/2016 Animal Welfare - OIE to collaborate with OECD
19/09/2016 India - Super Tannery – vertically integrated example of sustainable tanning and manufacturing
19/09/2016 Spain - Murcia mulls over new leather and footwear cluster
19/09/2016 Sustainability - Kering extends metal-free tanning process to crocodile skins
15/09/2016 Bangladesh - Dhaka flooding: Why are there 'rivers of blood' at Eid al-Adha?
15/09/2016 Brazil - JBS legal saga
14/09/2016 China - Footwear Imports & Exports January – July 2016
14/09/2016 China - Leather Industry Import & Export of main products January – July 2016
14/09/2016 Footwear - New Standard for Leather Shoes in China
14/09/2016 Materials - Raw material glut for Pakistan tanners over Eid al-Adha
13/09/2016 Global - GLCC to put information about leather production online
13/09/2016 Bangladesh - Exports up by 20% in August
12/09/2016 Events - Successful Brazilian participation at ACLE 2016
12/09/2016 Upholstery - Lectra support boosts Chinese furniture brand
09/09/2016 Bangladesh - Environmental complaints at new tanning cluster
08/09/2016 UN Report on Leather Industry - Leather manufacturing output grew 1.4% in Q2, UNIDO says
08/09/2016 Turkey - Organisers cancel 2016 Istanbul Leather Fair
08/09/2016 Africa - Rwanda to ban export of hides and skins
07/09/2016 Pakistan - PTA hosts seminars to help hide preservation during Eid al-Adha
07/09/2016 Leather Pipeline - Better-quality hides in demand in China
06/09/2016 India - Tanning Technology without chrome
06/09/2016 Trade - Indonesia begins buffalo meat imports from India
06/09/2016 Bangladesh - Rawhide traders call for reopening of two tanneries
05/09/2016 China - New role at CLIA for Su Chaoying
05/09/2016 Canada - Forest conservation on agenda at Beef sustainability conference
05/09/2016 Beef Trade - Australia loses China market share to Brazil and Uruguay
02/09/2016 China - China Leather Industry Association (CLIA) elects new Chairman
02/09/2016 ACLE 2016 - TFL rebrands and aims to expand
02/09/2016 Craftsmanship - French leather project to receive local funding
01/09/2016 Events - Wide range of products on display at ACLE
01/09/2016 Leather Industry - Brave New World
31/08/2016 WLC officially launched at ACLE
31/08/2016 China - Stahl extends training initiative to China
31/08/2016 Trade Fairs - ACLE to dictate future strategy of Brazilian leather companies
30/08/2016 United Kingdom - BREXIT may represent a new start for Europe
30/08/2016 Africa - Re-opening of Zimbabwe tannery delayed
30/08/2016 Livestock - India's ban on cattle export turns into a blessing for Bangladesh
29/08/2016 Events - Brazilian Leather at All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE)
29/08/2016 Events - China - Tenth International Leather Forum of CLIA to be held in Shanghai
29/08/2016 Events - CLIA estimates 25,000 buyers at ACLE 2016
29/08/2016 Automotive - Dispute with seat cover supplier disrupts Volkswagen production
29/08/2016 China - Leather industry to maintain steady and sustainable growth
25/08/2016 Trade - World’s major leather shoe export countries
25/08/2016 China - Programme takes Brazilian companies to ACLE
25/08/2016 The Leather Pipeline - New calls for "relaunching" leather
25/08/2016 Sustainability - Stahl unveils sustainable leather finish portfolio
24/08/2016 Brazil - Circular Economy drove the CSCB Sustainability Forum
23/08/2016 Sportswear - Reebok again turns to Horween for leather touch
23/08/2016 India - Proposal for leather complex in Telangana
23/08/2016 Botswana - Leather industry could generate 10,000 jobs
22/08/2016 Mexico - Sukarne says China can look to Mexico for wet blue and crust
22/08/2016 Pakistan - Measures to upgrade leather industry
19/08/2016 Agriculture - USDA to fund search for next generation of farmers
18/08/2016 Pakistan - Complex scenario prejudices leather industry
18/08/2016 Sustainability - Stahl sustainability director acknowledges the work of ZDHC
18/08/2016 Technology - “Revolutionary” new technology for leather printing
17/08/2016 Technology - Chemtan presents “safer” alternative to formic acid
17/08/2016 Effluent Management - Stahl extols Proviera benefits
16/08/2016 Trade - Brazilian leather exports in July
15/08/2016 Livestock - World Bank in bid to boost dairy cattle sector in India
15/08/2016 Manufacturing - Leather option for two New Balance styles
12/08/2016 ACLE 2016 - Two key conferences in Shanghai
12/08/2016 Beef and Leather - JBS first-half revenues flat on lower slaughter numbers
12/08/2016 China - China remains a business hub for leather
12/08/2016 Raw Materials - Africa - Kenya to limit unprocessed leather exports
11/08/2016 Economic Outlook - Lanxess optimistic about second half of 2016
11/08/2016 South America - Argentina and Brazil cooperate on beef sector
10/08/2016 Bilateral Trade - A lifeline for Turkey’s leather sector?
10/08/2016 Leathergoods - Veg-tanned leather for new Hidesign collection
08/08/2016 All China Leather Exhibition - Lanxess to focus on sustainable leather production at ACLE
08/08/2016 India - Cow protection scandals force Gujarat premier to resign
08/08/2016 Pakistan - Tanners express concern over exports
05/08/2016 Environmnet - COTANCE environmental footprint project open for public consultation
05/08/2016 Russia - Renewed Temporary Export Ban on Some Hides and Skins
04/08/2016 China - Speed is key for adidas in the “Tannery of the Future”
04/08/2016 Automotive - Growth for Volkswagen in the first half
03/08/2016 Zinbabwe - Government secures funding for leather, beef
03/08/2016 Raw Materials - Chicago to host USHSLA convention
02/08/2016 Bangladesh - EU-backed project hosts sustainability seminar
02/08/2016 International Trade - US and Brazil agree deal on fresh beef
01/08/2016 Automotive - Record sales for Lear in Q2
29/07/2016 Footwear - US imports continue to grow with China still the big player
29/07/2016 Pakistan - Leather industry trainers also sought for Pakistan project
29/07/2016 China - Two influential tanners join “Tannery of the Future” panel
28/07/2016 Trade - TPP: What is it and why does it matter?
27/07/2016 Leather Pipeline - Tanners and raw material suppliers should meet for talks
27/07/2016 All China Leather Exhibition - BASF prepares for Shanghai show
26/07/2016 Argentina - Packers hold back tax payments as costs soar
26/07/2016 Colombia - Truckers’ strike ends, but leather sector has suffered
26/07/2016 Employment - Rising wages in China to create 1.5 million jobs in S Asia
25/07/2016 Award - Trumpler China celebrates business efficiency achievement
25/07/2016 France - Lectra releases “Go Digital” event video
25/07/2016 Nigeria - UNIDO set to revitalize Sokoto Leather Industry
25/07/2016 Tanzania - Leather industry faces bleak future
22/07/2016 Turkey - New tension could make leather industry optimism short-lived
21/07/2016 Brazil - Events - Circular Economy: meet the central theme of the CSCB Sustainability Forum
20/07/2016 United States of America - Wet blue decline brings US hide export revenues down
20/07/2016 Vietnam - Free Trade Deals require collaboration in leather and footwear
19/07/2016 Asia - Bangladeshi tanners must pay USD1,000 per week in fines
19/07/2016 Trade - India could be key leather supplier to Vietnam
18/07/2016 Africa - Zimbabwean tannery to re-open
18/07/2016 Brazil - Leather exports increased by 9.7% in H1 of this year
18/07/2016 India - Government mulls incentive package for leather sector
18/07/2016 Trade - Cambodia - Garment and footwear products account for 80% of total exports
15/07/2016 Intra-American Trade - Brazilian machinery companies score in Colombia
15/07/2016 Vertical Integration - Chanel acquires a second French lambskin tannery
15/07/2016 Sustainability - Brazilian Leather Sustainability Certification (CSCB) welcomes new member
14/07/2016 Events - China - Sustainability tool for tanners at “Tannery of the Future” forum
14/07/2016 Events - Brazilian leather will be at New York exhibition
14/07/2016 Leather Pipeline - Increase in demand for leather is unlikely
13/07/2016 Trade - Taiwan lifts ban on beef from Canada
12/07/2016 Uruguay - Bad news for tanners as live cattle exports rise
12/07/2016 Design - Design exhibition created around Brazilian leather is at Shoes & Leather Vietnam
12/07/2016 Automation - Robots threaten 137m Asian jobs in automated future
11/07/2016 ‘Merit Award for Excellence in the Leather Industry’ - IULTCS names merit award winner
08/07/2016 Russia - VAT abolished on breeding cattle
08/07/2016 Bangladesh - Restrictions don't stop rawhide supply
08/07/2016 Argentina - Support for tanneries called into question
07/07/2016 China - What will the tannery of the future look like?
07/07/2016 Livestock - Paraguay’s Braford cattle command premium
06/07/2016 All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE 2016) - Leather Preview Exhibition – Summer 2018
06/07/2016 Trade - Germany attracts India’s equestrian leather companies
06/07/2016 Sponsorship - Lear Corporation to sponsor 2017 IULTCS ‘Young Leather Scientist’ grant
05/07/2016 China - Smit & zoon celebrates 195 years at ACLE 2016
05/07/2016 Brazil - CICB keeps up its work to promote Brazil’s ‘leather law’
05/07/2016 Trade - Turkish leather bodies to send out sales teams
05/07/2016 Manufacturing - India to encourage leather artisanship
04/07/2016 XXXIV IULTCS Congress - India - Revision of Participation Fees
04/07/2016 Europe - COTANCE confirms new president
30/06/2016 Trade - Mexican market reopens to all Canadian beef
30/06/2016 France - JBS Couros joins Paris auto leather event
30/06/2016 Italy - Automotive and leathergoods the growth areas for Italian leather
29/06/2016 United Kingdom - SATRA’s certifications not affected by Brexit
29/06/2016 Italy - New spirit of unity on show at UNIC annual assembly
28/06/2016 COTANCE - PEFCRs for leather carbon footprint almost ready
28/06/2016 Italy - Italian machinery sector driven by exports
28/06/2016 Trade - Brexit blues: The UK-EU divorce will challenge Indian exporters
24/06/2016 Australia - Partnership to boost beef industry
23/06/2016 Brazil - More tanneries join CSCB Certification
23/06/2016 Raw Materials - US hide export volumes pick up, but value continues to drop
22/06/2016 Indonesia - Infected cattle slaughter endangers population
22/06/2016 Raw Materials - New study puts value of US hides sector at US$3.4 billion
21/06/2016 Leather Preview Exhibition - Summer 2018: soon at Inspiramais, in São Paulo
20/06/2016 Technology - Second tannery trial complete, Xeros says
20/06/2016 Brazil - Cattle slaughter down by 5.8% in Q1
17/06/2016 Automotive - Jaguar Land Rover opens new factory in Brazil
17/06/2016 Argentina - New economic policy stimulates imports
16/06/2016 Events - CSCB Sustainability Forum: leather sector’s innovative event
15/06/2016 Leather Pipeline - Questions to answer
15/06/2016 Automation - Johnson Controls automotive seating spin-off on track
14/06/2016 India - New Stahl centre to focus on leather dyes
14/06/2016 Brazil - Cobrasil is the latest tannery to sign up for CSCB
13/06/2016 Chemicals - Unmatched leather quality in a sustainable way
13/06/2016 Brands - Nike, Adidas squeeze out rivals at Euro 2016
13/06/2016 Automotive - Lear to build new HQ in Asia
13/06/2016 United Kingdom - New book on Gloves and Glove-Making
10/06/2016 Events - France - Emissions from automotive leather and how to reduce them
10/06/2016 India - Waterless tanning technology to help Indian district
07/06/2016 Brazil - Events - Inspiramais will host lecture on Design na Pele
03/06/2016 Tanzania - Poor hide quality causes concern
03/06/2016 Manufacturing - PrimeAsia cuts “core articles” lead-times in half
02/06/2016 All China Leather Exhibition 2016 - Press Conference in Guanhzhou 31 May: Official figures on China leather sector for Q1 2016
02/06/2016 Events - Zschimmer & Schwarz already thinking ahead to ACLE
02/06/2016 Turkey - Double-face tanners live in hope of 2017 improvement
01/06/2016 All China Leather Exhibition 2016 - Press Conference in Guangzhou attracts local media
01/06/2016 APLF: Leather & Materials+ The Complete Supply Chain of Leather, Performance Fabrics and Components all under One Roof!
01/06/2016 Economy - India economy posts 7.6% annual growth
01/06/2016 Leather Pipeline - Tanners need to reclaim leather’s place in shoes and handbags
01/06/2016 Economy - US consumer spending shows biggest monthly rise in six years
31/05/2016 Argentina - Well-known figure in tannery sector passed away
31/05/2016 Brazil - Inspiramais: leather and fashion for Winter 2017
26/05/2016 Bangladesh - Finished leather exports down by 30% in value
24/05/2016 Brazil - Vietnam - Design na Pele will be presented in Vietnam
23/05/2016 Brazil - Details of new presentation of leather export volumes
23/05/2016 Pakistan - PTA demands duty free imports of raw material
23/05/2016 Markets - Technical textiles market to grow at 4.5 per cent
20/05/2016 Brazil - JBS to spin off international business
20/05/2016 France - Bio-based polyurethanes for auto leather finishing
20/05/2016 India - Government could offer incentives to leather sector
19/05/2016 Trade - US beef returns to South Africa
19/05/2016 Events - Cape Town event to generate US$1.5 million for CLE participants
19/05/2016 Exports - Brazilian leather exports show increase in April
18/05/2016 Trade - Demand rises by 3.5% for US hides in Q1
18/05/2016 Leather Pipeline - Calls for sanctions against non-paying tanners
17/05/2016 Overall apparel market struggles under dominance of athleisure trend
17/05/2016 Financial - Beef prices boost JBS results as slaughter declines
17/05/2016 Events - Lectra holds conference on future of automotive leather
17/05/2016 Pakistan - Increased taxes on leather products
16/05/2016 Livestock - Impact of ban on cattle slaughter in India
16/05/2016 Pakistan - Stahl opens refurbished application lab
16/05/2016 Environment - ZDHC Foundation - Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals
13/05/2016 Iran - UNIDO ready for promoting leather industry in Hamedan
13/05/2016 Trade - Beef shipments from Brazil to China up by 50%
12/05/2016 Industry - Bangladesh leather industry focus on training
12/05/2016 Financial - Tyson earnings rise 39% in Q1
11/05/2016 Pakistan - Decline in exports for leather sector
11/05/2016 Brazil - Assintecal announces 6% increase in export values in Q1
09/05/2016 Africa - Rwanda targets youth for agribusiness
09/05/2016 Colombia - El Niño takes its toll on bovine herd and rural areas
09/05/2016 France - Paris automotive leather supply chain conference
05/05/2016 Kenya - Synthetic imports that imitate leather to be banned
05/05/2016 Pakistan - Leather industry facing worst crises for 30 years
04/05/2016 Leather Pipeline - Replenishment must happen soon
04/05/2016 India - Leather exports decline by 10%
04/05/2016 Australia - Sale of cattle farm fails again
03/05/2016 Tanzania - Local leather items deemed hazardous
29/04/2016 Argentina - Hope that JBS plants could reopen
27/04/2016 Brazilian Leather Sustainability Certification
27/04/2016 Cattle Ranching - Vestey Group wins Venezuela case
26/04/2016 Automotive - Jaguar Land Rover announces China-exclusive launch
26/04/2016 Sustainability - Adidas Launches New Sustainability Strategy
25/04/2016 Asia - APLF 2016 - World’s largest leather trade fair in Hong Kong leaves Brazilian suppliers satisfied
25/04/2016 Trade - Opportunities for US leather products in Cuba
25/04/2016 International Trade - Why Vietnam could be a good bet for Spanish tanners
22/04/2016 Environment - Kering joins ZDHC group
22/04/2016 Environment - Lanxess puts water treatment technology on display in Moscow
21/04/2016 Australia - S. Kidman & Co cattle farm to be sold
21/04/2016 United States of America - Hide exports increase in volume
20/04/2016 Leather Pipeline - Signs of promise for furniture leather
20/04/2016 Colombia - Ban on rawhide exports reinstated
19/04/2016 India - IULTCS Global Congress set for February 2017
19/04/2016 China - China Leather industry is expected to keep running smoothly in 2016
19/04/2016 Argentina - Arlei reopens former Sadesa tannery
14/04/2016 Portugal - Couro Azul to supply leather for TAP’s launch of the A330neo
14/04/2016 Scotland - Muirhead legacy in Scottish Leather Group
13/04/2016 Italy - €60m investment in Arzignano wastewater treatment
13/04/2016 Indonesia - E-commerce drive to aid farmers
11/04/2016 Africa - Rwanda doubles import taxes
11/04/2016 Poland - Leather seat-maker signs General Motors deal
11/04/2016 Leather Industry - Expect consolidation
08/04/2016 APLF 2016 - Seminar: The Tannery of the Future
08/04/2016 Events - France: Lectra Automotive Leather conference comes to successful conclusion
08/04/2016 International Cooperation - swana takes lessons from tannery sector in India
07/04/2016 China - CLIA to hold national leather associations working conference
07/04/2016 Trade - US expects AQSIQ audits in autumn 2016
06/04/2016 Leather Pipeline - Chatter from APLF
06/04/2016 Trade - Vietnam a good market as Iran opens up
06/04/2016 Brazil - CICB elects Board of Directors and Supervisory Board for the 2016-2017 administration
05/04/2016 Associations - ICT elects new president at meeting in Hong Kong
05/04/2016 Economy - PMI rise in China is encouraging sign
05/04/2016 APLF MM&T 2016 - Interview with Robert Hein of National Beef – USA
05/04/2016 Leather Production - Chinese tanners increase production
05/04/2016 Raw Materials - Chinese leather associations agree to more cooperation with hides suppliers
05/04/2016 China - CLIA expects “positive new policies” to encourage people to buy in China
27/03/2016 Spain - New Cromogenia wet-end product
27/03/2016 Leather Industry- EU offers crucial support to Pakistan
25/03/2016 Events - Hong Kong fairs attract 120 Indian companies
25/03/2016 India - Government pledges help for Kolkata Leather Complex
25/03/2016 Tannery of the Year - Industry awaits results of fifth competition
24/03/2016 APLF - MM&T 2016
24/03/2016 Contraband - Thousands of smuggled python skins seized
24/03/2016 Technology - Xeros will complete polymer bead trials in tannery by mid-year
23/03/2016 Asia - Kasen provides proof that new tanneries can still open in China
23/03/2016 Leather Pipeline - Industry feeling effects of once-in-a-decade restructuring
22/03/2016 Italy - Santa Croce effluent treatment plant offers public tours
21/03/2016 New chrome VI initiative receives major boost
21/03/2016 Raw Materials - Export volumes up for US hides in January, but revenues fall
21/03/2016 Trade - CLRI sees opportunities for leather sector across Africa
18/03/2016 Textiles - New pineapple material could compete with leather
18/03/2016 Hong Kong - ICHSLTA cocktail evening open for registration
17/03/2016 Vietnam - More cautious forecast about leather export growth
17/03/2016 Automotive - Magna expands in China
16/03/2016 Development - UNIDO looks to recruit project manager in Pakistan
16/03/2016 Trade - Declines in Pakistan’s leather exports continue
15/03/2016 Events - Turkish tanners hope for a fresh start at APLF
15/03/2016 Chemicals - Chinese students benefit from Trumpler’s leather training course
14/03/2016 Hong Kong - Tannery of the Year: a celebration open to all
14/03/2016 Africa - Rwanda sector suffers excessive raw material exports
14/03/2016 Mexico - New initiative promises sustainable crocodile skins
14/03/2016 Animal Health - Cargill to cut cattle antibiotics by 20%
11/03/2016 Canada - Danier Leather store closing sales begin
11/03/2016 Argentina - Beef consumption continues to fall
10/03/2016 Leather - Leather Pipeline: glimmers of hope for garment leather tanners
10/03/2016 Associations - IULTCS welcomes new members
09/03/2016 Africa - East Africa to ban imports of used shoes and clothing
09/03/2016 Events - Tannery of the Year 2015/16: finalists announced
09/03/2016 Trans Pacific Partnership - Will Vietnamese garment and footwear contractors win in the TPP?
08/03/2016 Hong Kong - Speakers line-up confirmed for Sustainability Conference
08/03/2016 Chemicals - BASF still looking to acquire Dupont – Reports
08/03/2016 Africa - Egyptian leather industry welcomes Kenyan partnerships
07/03/2016 APLF 2016 - Ancillary Events to make a complete Trade Fair
07/03/2016 Raw Materials - USHSLA President corrects statistics on US hide shipments in 2015
07/03/2016 Automotive - Strong February for US luxury car sales
07/03/2016 China - CLIA announces dates of leather chemicals conference
04/03/2016 Chemicals - New chrome-free tanning agent from Chemtan
04/03/2016 Bangladesh - Value of finished leather exports from falls by one-third
03/03/2016 FDI - Vietnam seeks foreign investment (FDI) to develop part suppliers
03/03/2016 Bangladesh - Government bans raw hides in Hazaribagh district
02/03/2016 Iran - Heusch’s workshops update tanners on fleshing blades
02/03/2016 India - More subsidies required to revive leather industry
01/03/2016 Italy - Why metal detectors could save tanners thousands
29/02/2016 Pakistan - Exports to EU grow by 9.42%
29/02/2016 Kenya - Poor power supply deters investors in tannery
29/02/2016 Chemicals - BASF expects increased volumes despite volatile market
26/02/2016 Austria - Wollsdorf Leder is a carbon-neutral tanner
26/02/2016 Hong Kong - Sustainability Conference: from farms to the final product
26/02/2016 Machinery - China pays dividends for Cartigliano
25/02/2016 Pakistan - Sialkot Tannery Zone officially approved
24/02/2016 Leather Pipeline - Suede provides bright spot in uncertain market
24/02/2016 China - 84 tanneries to be eliminated due to inefficient production capacity
22/02/2016 Raw Materials - US hide exports close the year with 20% decline in value
22/02/2016 Argentina - Possible buyer of Sadesa tannery named
22/02/2016 Ecuador - Synthetic “invasion” blamed for leather sales decline
19/02/2016 Hong Kong - Cleaner technologies presented at Sustainability Conference
18/02/2016 India - Tata wins award for leather exports
17/02/2016 International Trade - Exchange rate puts a gloss on Brazil’s January hide exports
17/02/2016 Brazil - CICB Productivity Meeting
15/02/2016 United Kingdom - Chromium in leather panel debate at 119th SLTC conference
15/02/2016 International Trade - Poor export figures continue for tanners in Pakistan
15/02/2016 Africa - Morocco’s leather industry aims to triple growth by 2020
12/02/2016 Leather - Suede shoes demand: First indication of better outlook for leather?
12/02/2016 Bilateral Trade - Indian leather companies heading to South Africa
12/02/2016 Events – Hong Kong - Traceability and chemical management at Hong Kong conference
11/02/2016 Leather Pipeline - Brands forecast 20% drops in 2016
11/02/2016 India - Four year ambitious target for Indian leather industry
11/02/2016 Hong Kong - ICHSLTA to host 2016 Hong Kong cocktail evening
11/02/2016 Automotive - Buoyant auto sales in US boost many brands
11/02/2016 Europe - “Future for European Leather” event generates industry manifesto
05/02/2016 India - Export figures overshadow positive IILF mood
04/02/2016 Africa - Tata may buy a tannery in Zimbabwe
04/02/2016 Cattle Trade - Online Test runs for cattle prices
04/02/2016 India - Leather sector plans to increase exports at China’s expense
03/02/2016 Pakistan - Council to promote leather exports formed
02/02/2016 Bilateral Cooperation - EU to support Zimbabwe’s ailing leather industry
02/02/2016 India - FDI needed to help boost leather industry
01/02/2016 Automotive - The expertise in making leather for Audi cars
01/02/2016 France - Second Lectra automotive leather seminar
01/02/2016 Testing - Intertek adds leather testing to expanded Shanghai footwear lab
01/02/2016 Bangladesh - New executive committee for industry body