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The inaugural edition of Leatherworld Middle East in Dubai took place May 4-6, as UAE-based tanneries, manufacturers, designers, and distributors rubbed shoulders with European companies looking to boost their footprint in the emerging regional leather market. ILM provides a video round-up from the organiser and a tanner attending the event.
A total of 2,439 visitors from 44 countries passed through the Middle East's only dedicated trade show covering the global leather industry's entire value chain, while 86 exhibitors from 16 countries showcased their latest wares, from hundreds of variations of animal hides, production machinery and chemicals, to leather handbags, footwear, accessories, and garments.
ILM provides a video round-up of the show with comments from Indonesian exotic tanners PT International Leather Works and Ahmed Pauwels, CEO of show organisers, Messe Frankfurt Middle East. Click on the video below to find out more.