Brazilian Leather at the Lineapelle fair, in Milan


The total number of exhibitors at the next Lineapelle fair – which will take place in Milan, Italy, between the 19th and 21st of September, with leather and other materials for the fashion industry – surpassed that registered in the equivalent edition of 2019, the last for Winter developments before the pandemic. There will be 1,330 individual stands in 2023 (+59 over four years ago), five of which will be supported by the Brazilian Leather project – a partnership between the Centre for the Brazilian Tanning Industry (CICB) and the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil).

The organizers expect 25,000 visitors this year, also surpassing the 2019 mark (19,000 people). “We are in a good moment for the international exhibitions, following the positive result we had in Shanghai, a few weeks ago, during the ACLE fair. This shows how the market is willing to meet on commercial platforms and the strength of traditional events o four sector”, analyzes Rogério Cunha, from CICB's Trade Intelligence, who will accompany the Brazilian group.

In parallel to Lineapelle, the Simac Tanning Tech fair will take place in the same space, with na agenda dedicated to technology for the leather sector. Especially for this event, five professionals from different Brazilian tanneries will go on a trip organized by CICB at the invitation of ITA (Italian Trade Agency) and Assomac (the Italian association of technology and Machinery for footwear, leather goods and tanning industries). The group will have a technical and commercial agenda with Italian entities and the CICB, with research on innovations for the sector. In addition to Lineapelle and Simac Tanning Tech, the week of fairs in Milan will have the exhibitions Micam, Mipel and TheOneMilano, creating a business synergy for leather and global fashion.

Individual stands at Lineapelle supported by the Brazilian Leather Project and their locations:

Bolzano  – Hall 13/ E16

Courovale – Hall 15 / T24-26

Fuga Couros – Hall 13 / D15

New Kaeru – Hall 13 / T02

Brazilian Leather – CSCB – Hall 11 / V29