We inform you that on this website we use our own and third-party cookies to collect information about its use, improve our services and, where appropriate, display advertising by analyzing your browsing habits. You can expressly accept its use by pressing the "ACCEPT" button or configure and select the cookies you want to accept or reject in the settings. You can also get more information about our cookie policy here.

The global fashion business journal

Jun 15, 20242:45am

Lineapelle dodges coronavirus, raises number of visitors by 2%

In Lineapelle last edition in February 19 to 21, the tannery and leather fair welcomed around 20,000 visitors.

Mar 3, 2020 — 5:03pm

Lineapelle dodges coronavirus, raises number of visitors by 2%



Lineapelle grows despite the coronavirus crisis. In the last edition of the of tannery and leather fair Lineapelle, that took place between February 19 and 21 and received about 20,000 visitors, marking a 2% increase.


Nonetheless, the number of exhibitors of the event decreased due to Chinese companies revoking their participation. In total, 1,160 companies participated in Lineapelle, compared to 1,250 in the previous year. Of the participants in the last edition, 414 were internationals who mainly deriving from countries outside Europe.


Beyond the current situation, the Italian leather industry has undergone a difficult exercise, in which it has registered a 7.3% drop in its production in 2019. In addition, the industry is now in full switch towards sustainability with the implementation of measures to minimize environmental impact.


Participation rules



Validation policy for comments: 

MDS does not perform prior verification for the publication of comments. However, to prevent anonymous comments from affecting the rights of third parties without the ability to reply, all comments require a valid email address, which won’t be visible or shared.
Enter your name and email address to be able to comment on this news: once you click on the link you will find within your verification email, your comment will be published.

0 comments — Be the first to comment