ACLE 2019 Final Report – ACLE sets the stage for coping strategies

11 October 2019 ACLE 2019 Final Report – ACLE sets the stage for coping strategies The All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) took place in early September amid the announcement of China’s latest round of retaliatory tariffs toward the US. These new tariffs may mostly affect China’s salted and wet blue hide imports. The continuous escalation… Continue reading ACLE 2019 Final Report – ACLE sets the stage for coping strategies

Shanghai Shake Up: Redesigning a Future for Leather

 23 September 2019 Shanghai Shake Up: Redesigning a Future for Leather Innovation in tanning, marketing that’s better targeted to younger demographics and a more responsive and creative approach to customers – these are among the critical points raised during the 2019 Shanghai Shake-up during ACLE in September, “Redesigning a Future for Leather”. The event featured… Continue reading Shanghai Shake Up: Redesigning a Future for Leather

ACLE 22nd Edition sheds new, positive light on leather

 16 September 2019 ACLE 22nd Edition sheds new, positive light on leather China’s leading international event for the leather industry wrapped up another successful edition, its 22nd, on 5 September 2019. 1,056 exhibitors from 34 countries and regions were joined by more than 23,300 visitors in Shanghai from 3 – 5 September. Over 20,000 buyers… Continue reading ACLE 22nd Edition sheds new, positive light on leather

All China Leather Exhibition 2019 – We are all Optimists

4 September 2019 All China Leather Exhibition 2019 – We are all Optimists  It was snowing, according to APLF Director Michael Duck, twenty two years ago when the All China Leather Exhibition started and the damp, grey weather was even more dismal this morning: only to be perfectly matched by the first report by Mr.… Continue reading All China Leather Exhibition 2019 – We are all Optimists

Complex Trade and Industry Situation can Benefit from China’s Leading Leather Event

3 September 2019 Complex Trade and Industry Situation can Benefit from China’s Leading Leather Event The leather sector is facing a double pronged assault as we approach the fourth quarter of 2019 – namely the ongoing tariff war between the US and China and the growing competition from synthetic materials in the design and manufacture… Continue reading Complex Trade and Industry Situation can Benefit from China’s Leading Leather Event

A trade fair with seminars, conferences, innovations and educational activities to help strengthen China’s leading leather event

1 August 2019 A trade fair with seminars, conferences, innovations and educational activities to help strengthen China’s leading leather event With the 22nd edition of the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) due to take place on 3-5 September at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Pudong, Shanghai, the co-organisers, APLF Ltd and the China… Continue reading A trade fair with seminars, conferences, innovations and educational activities to help strengthen China’s leading leather event

China Leather Industry Association – Specification on the Use of the Word “Leather” at the All China Leather Exhibition

23 July 2019 China Leather Industry Association – Specification on the Use of the Word “Leather” at the All China Leather Exhibition CLIA, co-organiser with APLF of ACLE, publishes the following notice to the domestic exhibitors to regulate the use of the word “leather” Dear Exhibitors:   The All China Leather Exhibition is one of… Continue reading China Leather Industry Association – Specification on the Use of the Word “Leather” at the All China Leather Exhibition

A business and educational platform for the manufacturing sector

31 May 2019 A business and educational platform for the manufacturing sector In its 22nd year, ACLE, China´s definitive leather event is to be held from 3 – 5 September 2019 at the New International Expo Centre in Pudong, Shanghai. The leather industry continues to labour under low demand and low prices – neither of… Continue reading A business and educational platform for the manufacturing sector

A Challenging time for China’s Leather and Footwear Sectors

14 March 2019 A Challenging time for China’s Leather and Footwear Sectors This 22nd edition of the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) will take place at the New International Expo Centre in Pudong, Shanghai from 3 – 5 September 2019. The event covers a total exhibition area of 92,000 square metres and 8 halls of… Continue reading A Challenging time for China’s Leather and Footwear Sectors

The support given to the leather promotional campaign is likely to prove pivotal in the future of our industry.

6 September 2018 The support given to the leather promotional campaign is likely to prove pivotal in the future of our industry The accepted back story of the leather industry is that the supply of leather cannot grow to meet demand because the livestock – bovine, ovine, caprine or porcine – that provide the hides… Continue reading The support given to the leather promotional campaign is likely to prove pivotal in the future of our industry.