Experts from Germany will be among speakers at the International Footwear & Leather Products Exhibition (IFLE) in Vietnam this month, outlining trade policies in the ASEAN market and trends in the South East Asia market.
Recently the UK published data on the imports and exports of footwear for 2013. Imports remained broadly the same although the value of imports fell by 3% but exports grew by 22% in volume and 16.5% in value.
A preliminary report shows that in June Brazil exported US$ 245 million in hides and skins. With these numbers, the first semester in 2014 comes to end reaching a total of US$ 1,464 billion in leather sales to the external market, according to preliminary information from the Department of Foreign Trade – Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC), with further analysis from the Department of Intelligence at the Centre for the Brazilian Tanning Industry (CICB).