Latest News

IFLDP 2021-26 – Timeline extended till 15th December 2022 for submission of Applications / Proposals in NSWS Portal


Press Release dated 07.02.2022 issued by CLE on the Indian Footwear & Leather Development Programme (IFLDP) approved by Government of India 2021-26

Forthcoming Events

Footwear and Leather Sector Virtual BSM with Nigerian buyers (5th or 6th August, 2021)


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Welcome to Council for Leather Exports, India

Service to Leather & Leather Products Exporters since 1984. The Council for Leather Exports (CLE) is the single largest and Apex trade promotion orgnisation of the strong and rapidly growing Indian leather & leather products industry. CLE is committed towards the overall development of Indian leather sector and achieve higher export growth to enhance India’s share in global leather trade.

From the Desk of Chairman

Mr. Sanjay Leekha

You are aware that the Government of India has implemented the Production Linked Incentive Scheme (PLI) for certain sectors. The Council for Leather Exports has also submitted a detailed proposal to the Government seeking PLI for footwear and leather sectors.

From the Desk of Executive Director

Mr. R.Selvam, IAS,
Executive Director

The Reserve Bank of India vide circular No. 10 dated 11th July 2022 has notified the settlement mechanism for exports and imports in Indian Rupees. This circular states the following

(CLE) Mobile App

This Simple Content Management System App. This will show relevant data from Database System. We can search data country wise, date wise


Indian Footwear & Leather Development Programme 2021-26


The Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC) has launched eSanchit


The objectives of SWIFT are in line with key programs of Government namely ‘Make in India’ and ‘Digital India’.

Foreign Trade Data Dashboard

Indian Footwear, Leather & Accessories Development Programme 2017-2020

IDLS Scheme 2017-2020

IDLS Scheme has been ended on 31.03.2021 – Click for online portal Centralized Project Monitoring System (CPMS) for IDLS Scheme.


The Indian Leather, Leather Products and Footwear Industry holds a prominent place in the Indian economy. This sector is known for its consistency in high export earnings and it is among the top ten foreign exchange earners for the Country.


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