Two new speakers include a representative of the China Leather Industry Association (CLIA), who will address the audience with a presentation titled: ‘Trends and prospects for the Chinese leather industry’.

Professor Michael Redwood of the University of Northampton will also be addressing the audience. His presentation is titled: ‘Where is the consumer value in leather upholstery for furniture, aviation and automobiles?  Tastes and trends in the marketplace.’

‘We are delighted to be sponsoring this event. Upholstery leather, particularly automotive, is a growing segment throughout Asia, especially in China. We have seen increasing interest in this sector from both visitors and exhibitors attending the ACLE this year. The ACLE, CIFF and Moda Shanghai show is the leading leather industry event in China’, says Perrine Ardouin, Event Director Fashion Team, APLF Ltd.

The All China Leather Exhibition will take place at the SNIEC next to the Kerry Hotel from September 6-8.

Full delegate registration and prices can be found on this website or by contacting Jeremy Skinner, or +44 (0)207 936 6943.

APLF Ltd join BASF and National Beef Packing Company as sponsors of the conference.