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Chemicals - Stahl will take over BASF’s leather chemicals business unit
The key points of this takeover are: Around 210 BASF employees, 110 of them in Asia, will transfer to Stahl...
Environment - PrimeAsia appoints Sarah Swenson as chief sustainability officer
Tanning group PrimeAsia has promoted Sarah Swenson to the newly created position of chief sustainability officer. An environmental engineer, Ms Swenson joined the company in 2011 and has worked since then as its environmental manager.
Sportswear - Chinese sports brand Li-Ning reports 13% revenue increase in 2016
According to annual fiscal report released by the Li-Ning Group on 23 March 2017, sales revenue in 2016 saw an increase of 13% to 8 billion yuan, earning net profit of 643 million yuan. This is the third consecutive years for the group to reakise profits.
Trade - Eight Brazilian leather companies to pay business visit to China
China is one of the important markets for Brazilian leather and eight Brazilian leather companies headed by The Brazilian Leather Project plan to visit China to promote leather exports.
With its origins dating back to 1946 in Vigevano, Italy, the Atom Group has expanded its operations and reach through innovation and industrial evolution combined with strategic acquisitions to position itself in the major shoe manufacturing areas in the world with the founding of Atom Brazil and Atom China.
SWT Leather Industries Limited: Incorporated in 2006 SWT intended to start construction of its production facility in 2008 but the global financial crisis that forced hide prices to collapse delayed this major project until 2010.
According to Euromonitor International, worldwide online footwear and apparel sales increased by 22% in 2015, and e-commerce accounted for 12% of total global footwear sales of US $340 billion last year, equivalent to US $41 billion.
The main activity of Novelty Tannery is to produce wet blue skins and hides from cows, goats and sheep.
Leatherland: Manufacturing a wide range of leathergoods, in all shapes and sizes and will be exhibiting at the Fashion Access fair.
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