The 16th Cairo International Leather Fair kicks off with the participation of 76 companies.. March 2

Iman Al-Wasili

Cairo 27 February2022

Cairo Fair kicks off The 16th International Leather Festival, organized by the Leather Industry Chamber of the Federation of Industries in cooperation with the Pyramids Exhibition Company, from 2 to 4 March, at the Cairo International Conference Center under the auspices of the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The leather industry said in a press release today that it will participate in the sixteenth session of the exhibition 76 Egyptian and foreign companies specialized in the footwear sector, leather products and production requirements. Cairo International Leather is considered the largest event that brings together leather manufacturers annually to exchange experiences, increase industrial integration and enhance trade exchange opportunities with the countries participating in the exhibition, referring to the Cairo International Leather Fair that is held on an area of ​​


He stressed that the exhibition comes within the Chamber’s plan to increase exports of the footwear and leather products sector to countries of the world, as the exhibition will visit visitors and buyers from a number of countries, most notably from Jordan, Iraq, Kenya and Palestine to see the latest findings of the leather industry. Loyalty in Egypt and the conclusion of contracts that help the Egyptian products’ access to global markets.

The head of the Leather Industry Chamber said that during the exhibition, bilateral meetings will be organized between Egyptian businessmen and their counterparts from the participating countries to increase trade exchange and discuss the establishment of investment partnerships and attract New foreign investments in the sector.

Al-Samalouti indicated that the invitation was extended to Nevin Jameh, Minister of Trade and Industry, to open the Cairo International Leather Fair, and Major General Mohamed Al-Zallat, head of the Industrial Development Authority, and Mohamed Abdel Karim, head of the Industrial Modernization Center were also invited. , Major General Issam Al-Najjar, head of the Export and Import Control Authority, Engineer Ayman Hosam, head of the Consumer Protection Agency, and officials of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority. The footwear and leather products sector internally and externally, noting that the chamber will organize during the Cairo International Leather Fair period meetings via video conference with foreign buyers wishing to learn about the exhibition’s products, prices, models and quality.

He added that the committee is currently preparing a plan for exhibitions and trade missions for a number of African countries during the current year with the aim of opening new markets for local products in the brown continent. And international conferences, and the head of the Pyramids Exhibition Company, that more than 250 major foreign buyers were invited to visit the Cairo International Leather Fair to increase trade exchange in the footwear and leather products sector between Egypt and a number of countries, most notably Iraq, Libya, Morocco, Lebanon, Jordan and other countries.

Al-Sharif revealed that there will also be exhibitors of production requirements from India, China, Turkey and Uzbekistan, indicating that these companies will provide the necessary raw materials for Egyptian leather factories, which will contribute to increasing production and the trend for export in accordance with the directives of President Abdel-Fattah. Sisi, who strongly supports the export file to achieve the dream of 100 billion exports.

He added that bilateral b2b meetings will be organized between exhibitors and visitors amounting to more than 100 A meeting with the aim of concluding export contracts and deals between it M.