A brief on ILPA history and growthBANGALORE, INDIA:
The Indian Leather Products Association (ILPA) is an organisation of manufacturers and exporters of leather of leather and leather products. From 1987 to 2010 within a period of 25 years, ILPA has grown up to the status of an apex National Body representing the Indian Leather and Leather products industry.
Presently with a strands of 150 reputed manufacturers- exporters on its role, ILPA’s name is reckoned with respect by other sectors, both in national and international level. Over the past 25 years, ILPA has been striving relentlessly to promote the image of Indian Leather Products in the international markets and bring the buyers closer to the Leather Industry through International Exhibitions, IILF in Chennai, International Leather Goods fair in Kolkata, Offenbach Fair, A+A Fair, Atlanta Fair, Buyer- Sellers meets, direct contact etc.
Today the industry is engaged in manufacturing numerous sophisticated leather exports. The exports of leather goods have registered remarkable growth during the past few years and presently, the exports are in the vicinity of Rs. 13,000. ILPA, therefore, is continuously keeping track of the changes in global trade. The activities of ILPA have never lacked in the unique manifestation of resourcefulness, vitality and spontaneity of purpose to meet the emergent cause of the industry.
ILPA has been closely liasoning with various organisation, both within the country and abroad, to ensure and expedite the process of modernisation and the technologically upgradation of leather industry. The industry which has completed a little more than two decades, have taken rapid strides in the recent years.
ILPA is a service- oriented industrial association, it strives to serve every segment of the Indian leather sector. Be it a products exporter, be it a fabricator, be it a designer of be it supplier of finished leather, machinery and components, chemicals or ancillaries, there is something for every one in ILPA.