Good prospects for Madrid leather week20 March 2005
SIPIEL, Feria de Madrid, say there are excellent prospects for the next event and that the presence of foreign exhibitors is already 18% higher than in March 2004. The net exhibition area measures some 36,870 square metres, 4.7% more than in last year's edition. According to the provisional figures of the fourteenth edition of SIPIEL, International Leather Week, that will take place from April 1-3, record figures are forecast due to its excellent participating figures. By early March around 771 companies had already confirmed their attendance to the two shows that make up this fair: Modacalzado, the International Footwear Trade Fair, and Iberpiel-Marroquineria, International Leather Goods Trade Fair. At this edition the fair will keep the same layout featured last year. Thus, Iberpiel- Marroquineria will be located in Hall 4, and Modacalzado in Halls 6,8,9 and 10.