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S&V African Leather Magazine Vol11 No5 May 2017

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Sector Reports
SHALC AGM: Export restriction debate drags on, but defending leather against animal welfare will be issue of the future.
Automotive: Move away from SA continues, and local hide prices must come down, says Adrian Visser.
Footwear: All sectors under pressure, says Gert Kruger.
Furniture: We need to export, and we have to be more competitive, says Rudolf Hanni.
Game skins: New association aims to up standards.

Education – the 2017 SLTC Convention
Back from the brink, but much more to do.

Opinion – What are Phthalates?
From columnist H. Procter.

Some hide and leather specifications
Compiled by the ISTT.

Product News
Lanxess: New developments in leather chemicals.

Trade Fairs
ACLE coincides with World Leather Congress.

EU now a member of ICAC.

Advertisers in this Issue
BASF (2), DyStar Boehme Africa (4), ISTT (9), Lanxess (OFC), Mimosa Extract Co (10), Rolfes Chemicals (6), SCOT (8).

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