Webinar: Raw materials for leather

Worldwide
Published:  18 November, 2019
Picture: Matteo di Iorio

Three industry-leading experts will share insights into “Raw materials traceability, standards and market trends for leathermaking” during the latest webinar organised by theSauerReport in association with ILM and sponsored by the U.S. Hides, Skins and Leather Association (USHSLA).

From current market fluctuations and future outlook through newest hides and skins traceability initiatives to existing international raw materials standards, the webinar will cover a host of key developments and provide authoritative sector analysis.

The webinar, moderated by ILM Editor Isabella Griffiths, will be broadcast on December 11, 2019 at 2pm UK time (3pm CET). It is free-to-attend, subject to approved registration.

Who should watch this webinar?
This webinar is aimed at the whole leather supply chain from meat processors and traders to leather manufacturers and leather using brands, retailers and OEMs. Essential information is provided on hide traceability, the various international industry standards and current and future market trends from experienced industry experts.

Webinar speaker programme:
• First presentation: Ian Banks, Editor, theSauerReport, “The value of the trader to the hide industry – current market trends.”
• Second presentation: Stephen Sothmann, President, U.S. Hides, Skins and Leather Association, “U.S. Hides and Skins Traceability Programme.”
• Third presentation: Francesco Matelli, President, Camera Arbitrale Pelli (Chamber of Arbitration Hides, Skins and Leather), Italy, “Raw Materials Standards.”

The presentations will be followed by a brief Q&A session.

Webinar overview
Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019.
Time: 2pm (UK), 3pm CET.
Duration: ca. 40 minutes.
Cost: Free to attend (participation subject to approval).

Click here to register for FREE.