According to India’s Ministry of Commerce, exports continue to retract over 23 different industry segments, including leather, reports International Leather Maker.
Spain’s main footwear industry association, FICE, has said the country exported 83.8 million pairs of shoes in the first half of 2015, bringing in export revenues of just under €1.5 billion, reports Leatherbiz.
Speaking from his base in Scoitsdale Arizona, Hidenet publisher, Don Ohsman, reports that business in Europe showed no great direction despite the holding of Lineapelle last week.
Indonesian Trade Ministry is making every effort to boost exports to the Chinese market, an official said."We are not afraid. The Chinese market potential is very large.
Cattle slaughter in Brazil declined by 10.7% year on year in the second quarter of 2015.
Leatherbiz reports that Brazilian beef company JBS, the world’s biggest tannery owner, has seen its beef exports to Venezuela grow from less than US$200 million in 2010 to US$900 million last year.