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  • 5 May 2017
    Q1 2017 yields positive results for China’s leather industry

    After an “optimistic and vibrant” APLF Leather at the end of March with good business and an increased number of visitors, there was more good news for the leather industry as whole.

    The Chine Leather Industry Association (CLIA) published a report on 12 April detailing the performance of the sector in Q1 of this year and the results make very encouraging reading.

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  • 30 March 2017
    ACLE and The Leather Revolution

    This 20th edition of the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) will take place at the New International Expo Centre in Pudong, Shanghai from 30 August to 1 September 2017. This year the fair will be preceded on 29 August by the 3rd World Leather Congress (WLC) due to take place in Shanghai and APLF Ltd is proud to be the Founding Sponsor of the Congress. Its theme running through it being “The Leather Revolution”.

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  • 31 August 2016
    Trade Fair and Seminars Integrated to Serve China’s Leather Industry

    The 19th edition of ACLE will continue to serve China’s leather industry by being an integral part of it. The combined experience of APLF Ltd with more than 30 years experience organizing such events in Asia and that of the China Leather Industry Association (CLIA) ensures a top-class, professional event customised for leather buyers, designers, manufacturers and professional technicians.

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  • 31 May 2016
    China Leather Industry Still Dominant Despite Challenges

    After a slow start to 2016 mainly due to the lack of footwear orders from the developed western economies, China’s leather sector and its overall exports reawakened at the end of Q1. A mild winter, excess inventory and flat retail sales both in Europe and the USA contributed directly to sluggish manufacturing activity in China’s footwear factories.

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  • 31 March 2016
    ACLE – Reaffirming the transition in China’s leather industry

    This 19th edition of the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) will take place at the New International Expo Centre in Pudong, Shanghai from 31 August to 2 September 2016. The 2015 fair hosted more than 1,100 exhibitors from both China and overseas and these participants were visited by more than 23,500 buyers of which 19,000 plus came from the principal manufacturing provinces of Mainland China.

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