Aiming to contribute added value to Turkey’s economy, employment and export, UBM, the organisers of APLF and ACLE as well as other global trade fairs, have joined with TURDEV to launch the new Alleather – IDF Istanbul Leather Fair to boost the trade links in the leather sector between Turkey and other important international markets such as the U.S., Russia, UK, Italy, Germany, France, Japan, South Korea, as well as Africa and Canada.

Delegations from 12 different countries are expected to attend the event, with the support of the Turkish Ministry of Economy. To be held on an area of 15,000 sq m, the organisers expect to welcome over 6,000 professional visitors over the three days.

Product ranges to be showcased include leather garments, leather accessories, finished leathers, machines and chemicals.