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The leather business is not what it used to be. Consumers focused on casual style and a marketplace full of alternative materials have helped drive the industry to its current slump. This is not a cyclical downturn, however, but rather a disruption of traditional norms in the leather business. The 2019 Shanghai Shake-up will present experts and innovators in tanning as well as footwear and leather goods design to look at what needs to happen to redesign a Future for Leather.
Hidenet‘s flagship report, established in 1975, covers the week’s cowhide prices for all major selections. US industry news and market predictions for hide prices are also regular features.
Read religiously by those who need to know what is being bought and sold throughout the week. It provides both FOB and C&F wet salted cowhide prices and wet blue sales so readers can compare their own purchases and sales.
One of our newest and most popular reports, it covers industry news pertaining exclusively to various segments of the leather industry including footwear, upholstery, accessories and garments.
Industry members from tanneries and major brands in footwear, upholstery and accessories source worldwide and need information on global leather prices. Gain a serious competitive advantage with knowledge about hides and skins prices from dozens of key countries.
Know where the market is for wet blue crust and leather prices from this major supply region. Many dominant global footwear brands read Hidenet’s Latin American report each week to stay abreast of market activity and cattle hide prices in this important region for the leather market.
Get an insider perspective from European Editor Andrea Guolo. Know how UK Ox are trading along with cow leather prices for South German Bulls all the main European selections. Get first-hand knowledge of leather prices and what Italian tanners are buying.