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S&V African Leather Magazine

The S&V African Leather Magazine is a monthly digital publication that focuses on the Southern & East African Leather industry.

Since its first issue was published in 1935 the publication has been the leading source for news and information relevant to the Southern & East African footwear and leather goods industry. Our editorial staff are well known and respected within the industry and have a depth of industry knowledge and insight honed over many decades. In short we have our finger on the pulse of industry, enabling us to provide current news and information that matters to those involved in the footwear and leather goods trade. Matters related to technology, trade, import, export, manufacturing, design, retail and all other aspects of the industry are reported on regularly, factually and extensively.

S&V African Leather Magazine Vol12 No10 October 2018



Sector Reports
- Hides, skins and wet blues: Tanzanian companies which have stopped trading.
- Fish skin leather: More on Kenyan tannery.
- Appointment: New head for Ethiopian Leather Industries Association.
- Acol Chemical: Many challenges, remaining positive.
- Mimosa Extract Co: The situation globally is difficult.
- Rolfes Leather Division: First half of 2019 will also be tough.
- TST Leather: Langro agency 'unaffected by Trumpler takeover'.
- Buckman 'adds new leadership to deliver differential solutions to customers'.
- TFL colour trends and fashion collections.

Eclectic View
- Columnist H. Proctor writes about the causes of colour variation in leather, and what to do about them.

Hides & leather specifications
- Compiled by the ISTT.

Advertisers in this Issue
Buckman (OFC), ISTT (5), JSM Business Services (8), Lanxess (2), Mimosa Extract Co. (4), Rolfes Leather Division (6), SCOT (8).

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