Commencing from year 2007, Sri Lanka footwear & Leather fair has gradually developed to an International fair .The fair provides an ideal opportunity to view Sri Lanka’s capabilities of the footwear and leather industry under one roof . The 6th footwear & Leather fair will be held from 7th to 9th - February 2014 in Colombo, Sri Lanka Fair website is www.lankaleather.lk
Sri Lankan footwear exporters have already established themselves as suppliers of fashion footwear among well- known international brands such as Mark & Spencer, Bata France, H.H. Browns, Clarks, Aerosols, Nike etc. The country’s leather products manufactures also cater to famous international brands such as Play Boy, Laurel, Helen Kaminski, etc.
Since inception the USA and EU countries such as the United Kingdom, Italy, and Germany have been the major markets for footwear and leather products.