APLF 2022 - A Special Edition in Dubai

Meet new and familiar faces, and reestablish the rapport and partnership for
successful sales and transactions. Associations and professional bodies in the industry will reunite in Dubai in March 2022, once again making APLF the most important week in the leather calendar.

Fair News

ACLE - The Definitive and Only International Leather Fair in China

China produces most leather in the world, and has a huge demand for hides and skins, leather chemicals and leather machineries.

Sourcing Ideas made easy with APLF Trends Inspiration

APLF creative director, Olivier Guillemin, releases Spring-Summer and Fall-Winter colour/material forecast and product trends. The best exhibits are curated and displayed at the onsite trends spaces.

sampleroom.online – Connect with Each Other 24/7/365

The social sourcing platform powered by APLF.  Enjoy a seamless experience – find the right product, connect with suppliers, request samples and schedule meetings in one go.

APLF Launches APLF Academy Online Learning Platform on 17 November

APLF Academy is an online learning resource, where designers and industry players, be it a newcomer or experienced professionals, can learn from the best within the industry.


APLF develops educational, networking and award programmes to promote design, innovation and sustainability within the leather and fashion industries.

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