CICB’s participation is promoted by Brasil Beyond and Apex Brasil, programmes for the promotion of Brazilian products in the international market that are linked to the Federal Government. As well as CICB, other entities are representing the Brazilian leather sector in the event: Abrameq (the Brazilian Association of Machinery and Equipment Industries for Leather, Footwear and Allied Trades), Assintecal (the Brazilian Association of Companies of Components for Leather, Footwear and Related Goods) and Abicalçados (the Brazilian Association of Footwear Industries).