July 6, 2021

Africa’s tanneries go hell for leather to supply new markets

Article by Will McBain – African Business African skins have long underpinned the luxury European leather market, but now African entrepreneurs are establishing their own high-end […]
May 7, 2021

East Africa: Here Comes EAC Leather Industry Network Platform

Tanzania Daily News (Dar es Salaam) By Deus Ngowi in Arusha EAST African Community (EAC) Leather Industry Network Platform (LIN-East Africa) is due for launching today. LIN-East Africa offers […]
May 1, 2021

Online Platform to Boost Leather Trade in East Africa

In Summary • East African leather industry represents about 0.24 percent of the Sh21.5 trillion global market value according to the EAC Leather and Leather Products […]
April 30, 2021

Online platform launched to boost leather products trade in East Africa

NAIROBI, April 29 (Xinhua) — Leather traders in East Africa on Thursday launched an online platform in Kenya’s capital Nairobi to boost trade of the product […]
April 29, 2021

Skin in the game: Why EAC must vie for a bigger share of leather market

The East African region needs policies and concrete actions to tap, promote and expand the underexploited leather sector for industrial and socio-economic development. The required resources […]