Kyrgyzstan’s National Statistics Committee reports that Kyrgyzstan produced 2.73 million square decimetres of chrome-tanned leather products in the first four months of this year, compared with 2.21 million square decimetres in the same period in 2004. Overall production in Kyrgyzstan’s leather industry in the January to April period fell by 29.7% year-on-year, with the production of leather produced from goat, sheep and pig skins 20.3% lower.