Assomac has, in collaboration with Spanish and Ethiopian organisations, planned a business meeting to be held at the Hotel Sheraton in Addis Ababa from October 4-8. The aim of the meeting, which is technically and financially supported by PRO€INVEST (, is to bring European and Ethiopian businessmen in the leather sector together with a view to favouring initiatives of mutual interest for the Ethiopian export industry.

The organiser is: ASSOMAC, National Association of Italian Manufacturers of Footwear, Leathergoods and Tannery machines. []

The partners are: EIC Ethiopian Investment Commission; ETA Ethiopian Tanners Association; AEC Spanish Association of Footwear Component Manufacturing Industries []

Technical partners are: CDE Centre for the Development of Enterprise []; UNIDO []; VDMA Garment and Leather Technology Association []

Interested companies can contact