3rd Raw Material Sourcing Meet on 1st February 2020 at Hotel ITC Grand Chola, Chennai

No.CLE/HO/Sourcing Meet/2020                                                         Jan 13, 2020

To

All Members of Council

Dear Members,

Sub :  3rd Raw Material Sourcing Meet on 1st  February 2020 at Hotel ITC Grand Chola, Chennai

You are kindly aware that the Council with a view to strengthen the raw material availability, has organized Raw Material Sourcing Meets during 2018 and 2019.  In both the editions, around 25 International suppliers from countries Brazil, Bangladesh, USA, East African countries, Egypt, Australia, New Zealand, etc attended the event and held B2B meetings with the Indian suppliers.

Given by the positive outcome of the above two editions, the Council is organizing the 3rd Edition of the Raw Material Sourcing Meet on 1st February 2020 coinciding with the India International Leather Fair, Chennai, (Jan 31-Feb 03,  2020).

The objective of the Sourcing Meet is to arrange B2B meetings between the International suppliers of raw hides/skins, wet-blue, crust leather and Indian manufacturers of leather products to facilitate their sourcing of Raw hides, skins, wet blue,  crust leather etc, and to meet the new capacity developed for production of shoes, bags and garments.

THE DETAILS OF PROGRAMME IS GIVEN BELOW:

– Date :  Saturday, 1st February 2020
– Time : 09.30 AM to 2.00 PM
– Venue :  ITC Grand Chola Chennai

–  Hall: Rajendra Hall No.5 and 6.
–  Refreshments & Lunch will be provided to Participants

The Council has sent invitations to Indian Missions and Leather Associations in abroad interested in selling the raw material/leather to India requesting their support to bring the Suppliers to attend the Sourcing Meet.

We expect to have the participation of around 30 Overseas Suppliers of Raw Hides & Skins, Wet-blue, crust, etc in the said Sourcing Meet.

Members interested to meet the International Raw Material Suppliers are requested to Pre-Register by filling up the enclosed Form and forward the soft copy to CLE @ samson@cleindia.com and latha@cleindia.com

Members may also visit the CLE’s website www.leatherindia.org and click the Raw Material Sourcing Meet Banner in the homepage for online Pre-Registering.

Members may kindly note that the entry is Free and Open to all Members.

With regards
Yours sincerely

R Selvam, IAS
Executive Director