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Brazil’s hide exports up by 45% in value in 2021
18 January, 2022
Exports of hides and skins in December, presented by SECEX (Secretary...
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Three Tannery Parks Planned in Bangladesh
Friday, January 07, 2022 by The Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC) is planning to build three more leather industrial estates in the next five years, which will create more than...

Mensa Brands Expands into Leather
Tuesday, January 04, 2022 by India’s leading tech-led house of brands, Mensa Brand, has announced a partnership with Kolkata-based leather goods manufacturer and seller, Estalon. Estalon offers affordable,...

Pakistan Leather Exports on the Rise
Tuesday, January 04, 2022 by Pakistan’s leather goods exports witnessed an increase of 11.03% during the first five months of the current financial year (2021-22) as compared to the exports of the...

Philippine Leather Goods Manufacturers Given Tax Relief
Thursday, December 30, 2021 by In order to aid shoemakers and other leather goods manufacturers in the country’s “Shoe Capital” during the Covid-19 pandemic, Marikina City Mayor Marcelino R. Teodoro signed an...

Pakistan Leather Exports Surge
Monday, December 20, 2021 by Stakeholders in Pakistan’s leather sector have enjoyed the surge in exports of their products following the relaxation of lockdowns in foreign countries. The significant relaxation...

Chanel Announce New CEO
Friday, December 17, 2021 by French fashion house Chanel named its new global CEO this week: Leena Nair, a consumer goods veteran and executive from Unilever will now run one of the world's biggest luxury...

Negma Group and FAI Purchase Zilli
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 by The 56-year-old French men’s fashion house, originally known for its luxury leather jackets, will be turned into a “key player in luxury menswear”, Negma Group and FAI announced. The...

Norges Bank Acquires Boohoo Stake
Monday, December 13, 2021 by The central bank of Norway, Norges, has acquired a 3.1% stake in the British online fashion retailer Boohoo, according to documents filed with the London Stock Exchange. Following...

Prada to Chase Secondhand Investment
Thursday, December 09, 2021 by Italian fashion group Prada has earmarked an opportunity in the booming second-hand fashion sector which it can develop both in-house and through partnerships, according to...

Kenyan Government Says Leather Revival Vital
Thursday, December 09, 2021 by Kenya’s government has drafted a policy which seeks to revitalize and bolster the leather industry’s overall performance to achieve its full potential and drive manufacturing in the country.

Egyptian Leather Sees 63% Increase
Thursday, December 09, 2021 by During the first 10 months of the year, Egypt has exported leather and leather products at a total value of $70.47 million, according to the state-run news agency (MENA), citing...

Lifegoast – Innovative Tanning without chrome or other Metals
Monday, December 06, 2021 by The European Commission’s funds for the LIFE programme supported the green innovation of the leather supply chain through the five-year LIFEGOAST project that just ended.

Stahl expands number of ZDHC Level-3-certified products
Monday, November 29, 2021 by Waalwijk, The Netherlands, 29 November 2021 – Stahl, an active proponent of responsible chemistry, today announces that it has achieved ZDHC Gateway certification for 400 more of...

Calls for Bangladesh Leather Sector to Seek Better Branding
Friday, November 26, 2021 by During a virtual workshop on 'Trade and Investment Opportunities in the Bangladesh Leather Industry', organised by Solidaridad in collaboration with the Embassy of Bangladesh in...

Mulberry Launch Low-Carbon Leather
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 by British brand Mulberry instead of turning to leather alternatives like a number of brands, have sought out an eco-responsible approach that doesn’t forfeit leather's natural...

Indian Leather Exports up 400% April-May
Monday, November 22, 2021 by India’s leather industry is one of the country’s most prominent and fastest-growing sectors. India is a key player in the leather industry and exports of its products have been on...

India to Target $10bn Leather Exports by 2025
Monday, November 22, 2021 by India’s minister of commerce and industry, Piyush Goyal, said last week that India’s leather industry should aspire to be the world’s number one. Addressing the National Export...

Bangladesh’s BSCIC Chair Seeks Italian Investment
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 by The chairman of the Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation, Mostaque Hassan urged Italian investors to invest in green energy produced from the wastes of the local...

Ethiopia to Create Research and Development Centres
Monday, November 15, 2021 by Ethiopia has a new public entity, namely the ‘manufacturing industries development institute’ and this entity has plans to install Research and Development (R&D) centers for six of...

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