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Textile industry, Fashion, Accessory: sales volume is constantly growing

One year ago, Confindustria Moda was born. It is the new federation related to Fashion, Textile Industry and Accessory. One year later, Confindustria Moda publishes the first data of the Fashion Business. The preliminary estimate shows that the sales volume of the Footwear, the Tannery, the Fur, the Glass, the Golden and Jewels and the Textile Industry grew by +3,2% ( € 94,2 billions). The analysed sector includes 66.751 Italian companies and 581.000 employees. During the year, companies have seen a decrease of the -0,9% (-624 units), but the employees are increased by +0,1%.     Ex [...]

The art of tannery: the leather finishing process

Non-specialist people can believe that the tannery manufacturing process is a mechanical and cyclical activity, but this is not the case. The tanning is a refine and complex art that combines creativity and precision, expertise and experience, big manual skills, huge sensitivity, aesthetic taste, humility and respect for the environment, for the animals and for the craftsmen who taught us this job. Work with leather is an ancient job. With leather, our ancestors have created the first clothes, a coverage of their houses and to protect themselves against bad weather. During the centuries, the [...]

Italian Tannery: the perfect mix between innovation and export

“Tannery business is an excellence of Made in Italy in the world, despite being less attractive than other business for mass media. Tannery is a mix of creativity, tradition and the ability to adapt to changes of the international market demand”. Luigi dell’Olio uses these words to open his recent article, published on repubblica.it. Here, he analyze the panorama of the Italian tannery business. His article explain a clear situation. During the period January – October 2017, the volume of production are increased by 3%. Globally, the Italian tannery is worth 65% of the entire turnover of this [...]

Lineapelle94: number, trend and future

Innovation is the central idea of Lineapelle. During the fair (20 – 22 February 2018, FieraMilano Rho), events and workshop have converted this appointment into a creative and original laboratory. Future products, new tecnologies, innovative business models, chemical analysis and new opportunities are the main themes of this fair.   Numbers of Lineapelle The last edition of the most important Tannery fair has hosted 1,254 exhibitors from 45 Countries, with an increase of +5% compared to the last year (february 2017). Italian (+4%) and foreign (+6%) companies have increased their participa [...]

Italian Tannery starts running again to the Export

The Italian Tannery starts running to the Export, after a slow period. This information is revealed in the last valuation of Unic (Unione Nazionale Conciaria Italiana), related to the first 9 months of 2017. Last year, the Italian Tannery has increased the Export volumes (+9%) and values (+1%).       2018 starts very vell. The Italian Tannery business consists of 1,200 companies, 17,612 operators and 5 billion of annual turnover. This industry is a global leader because it guarantees manufacturing technology and high-quality. Around the world, some areas continue to increase: [...]

Luxury: the market without crisis

In 2017, the overall luxury market grew by 5 percent, with positive performance in every areas of the world. The results of the sixth edition of the Worldwide Luxury Market Monitor by Bain&Co e di Altagamma Consensus 2017 confirm this situation. The Luxury business concerns the personal luxury (€ 262 million of turnover), the luxury cars (€489 million of turnover), the luxury experiences and the Italian luxury system. This one is grown by 5 percent during this year and it maintains its international market share of 10 percent. In the Italian Tannery the results are very interesting: during [...]

Manufacturing of Vicenza: boom during the third quarter

In the third quarter of 2017 the manufacturing production of the companies of Vicenza has increased considerably. Confindustria Vicenza has examined these data into the last conjunctural analysis and we want to share with you these numbers. Compared to the same quarter of 2016, this year has been an increase of +3,91% +1,58% in the second quarter of 2017).   Import-Export These data are driven by the Export (in Italy, Vicenza is the most relevant area in the Export sector pro capita and the third most important in terms of absolute value). Compared to the same period of the last year, in [...]

Dynamic, stimulating and growing: this is Lineapelle93

Lineapelle continues to center the goal. Edition N° 93 of the most important international sector-related exhibition, held from 4th to 6th October at Fieramilano Rho, closed with an increase of 2% and obtained a great data: the business continues to grow.   THE NUMBERS The 1,285 exhibitors (+3.5% compared to September 2016) welcomed an audicene of 21,687 buyers and creative staff (+2%). The visitors came from 113 states, and the italian ones are increased by 5%. This increase demostrates that the maufacturing companies reinforce their presence in Italy. The Luxury business continues to at [...]