Lineapelle registers more overseas visitors

Italy
Published:  03 October, 2018

The 95th edition of the international leather trade show, held in Milan September 25-27, saw an increase in the number of visiting companies coming from countries such as China and the U.S..

The number of companies visiting the September 2018 edition of Lineapelle increased +2% compared with previous editions; overall, 49% of visitors were international, representing 105 countries. According to the organisers, the number of companies from Beijing, which were absent in this year’s February edition due to the Chinese New Year, and from the U.S. grew by double-digits. A higher number of visitors coming from India, Japan and Russia was also recorded. Showcasing the Autumn/Winter 2019-20 collections, the number of exhibiting companies was also up in this edition: +4.1%, representing 48 different countries.

The next edition of Lineapelle will showcase the Spring/Summer 2020 season and takes place February 20-22 at Fieramilano Rho.