A talk with Yves Morin, CTC CEO & UITIC president
U.S. Hides and Skins market situation. Last year US exports showed an increase of 7% in value for salted hides, but a decrease of -4% in wet blue. The outlook for next months will depend on the rate of recovery in global demand for leather.
Interview with Thomas C. J. Yu, new-elected President of CHEMISTS’ UNION
It’s fundamental to avoid driving leather into a commodity price bracket
The 31 May 2018 deadline appears to be a problematic one and many fear consequences for the tanning industry due to the impossibility of finding commonly used substances for which registration was not required and which have, therefore, been removed from the market.