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S&V African Leather Magazine Vol12 No1 January 2018

This Magazine is sponsored by SAFLIA

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Sector Reports
- Automotive leather seat sewing: Upturn predicted.
- Automotive industry: NAAMSA forecasts 'modest growth'.
- Hides & wet blues: Okapuka increasingly looking to SA for hides.
- Hides & wet blues: Sutherland bid to stave off liquidation.
- Hides & skins: Government plans small tannery in Northern Cape.
- Hides & skins: Malawian leather industry 'gets a boost' report.
- Hides & skins: TFL Japan MD to assist in developing Ethiopian leather industry.
- Ostrich: AI, competition from the East, make for a tough start.
- Game: Venison exporters await EU decision.

- Social media in SA leather businesses - by Inge Flowers, Authenticae Leather.

- ISTT offers new chemical safety course for tanneries.

- National survey on water use in the tanning industry.

Some hide and leather specifications
- Compiled by the ISTT.

Trade Fairs
- CLE India Leather & Footwear Trade Expo - air fares on offer.

International news
- The brands and retailers that went fur-free in 2017.

- Global consumption expected to increase.

Advertisers in this Issue
CLE India Leather & Footwear Expo (2), DyStar Boehme Africa (14), ISTT (11), Lanxess (4), Leatherworld Middle East (6), Rolfes Chemicals (8), SCOT (10), TFL (12).

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