APLF Leather & Materials+ next edition date updated
March 30, 2022
until April 01, 2022
APLF is the world’s leading leather trade show where a huge range of leather and components can be found
APLF is the world’s leading leather trade show where a huge range of leather and components can be found. APLF is positioned for the sourcing of leathers further “downstream” or related to leather goods' manufacturing industries and mid to high-quality footwear.
Strategically located in Hong Kong.
Strategically located in Hong Kong, APLF offers a professional business platform where suppliers can meet thousands of international buyers who make their sourcing trips annually in the Asia Pacific. APLF covers the needs of the footwear, leather goods, garments, upholstery, and interiors sectors from leathers and synthetics to components and machinery.
On top of the well-established APLF Leather sector, there is also a separate sector named APLF Materials+ to cater to the rising demand for innovations in advanced materials and smart components by the leathergoods and sportswear markets.
Meeting Place for the Global Leather and Fashion Industry
Meet your existing and potential customers under one roof, ranging from leather goods and footwear manufacturers to importers, distributors, and traders of hides and skins.
Definitive Market ‘Barometer’
With 35 years of serving the leather industry, APLF is the “barometer” for manufacturers assessing the market and forecast the outlook for the current year.
Showcase Your Product All-year Round on APLF.com
The APLF exhibitor package includes a yearly membership of aplf.com - an online 24/7 pre- & post-show sourcing portal that generates enquires and sales.
APLF Leather Serves the Global Leather Supply Chain
APLF’s core sector since 1984 for leather suppliers to showcase hides and leather for leather goods, footwear, garment, and upholstery.
APLF Materials+ Fuses Craftsmanship with Innovation
One-stop sourcing for synthetics, performance fabrics, and components aimed at traditional fashion and the dynamic sports-casual sector.
The First and Most International Leather Fair
APLF has been the leading global leather event for over 30 years, hosting 900 exhibitors from 42 countries and 15,000+ buyers from over 90 countries and regions for three days. APLF offers one-stop sourcing. It covers the leather supply chain from raw crust to finished leathers, chemicals, dyes, tanning machinery, design, and support services. APLF Materials+ has evolved into a trade fair covering materials for footwear, performance fabrics, components, fibers, fashion accessories, manufacturing equipment, and wearable technologies. APLF offers a “buying itinerary” for buyers who are short on time. Visit the most appropriate exhibitors for your sourcing requirements under one roof. During the first quarter of the year, associations, media, and governmental bodies chose APLF as their number one platform to organize their annual meetings.
APLF Leather (Level 3)
Hides & Skins
Semi-finished / Crust Leather
Finished Leather - Animal Source
Finished Leather - Fur / Trimmings
Tanning / Leather Finishing Machinery & Parts
Chemicals / Allied Materials for Tanning
Materials+ (Level 1)
Synthetic / Advanced Functional Materials
Woven & Natural Materials
Fashion Hardware & Accessories
Machinery, Tools & Supplies
Advanced Fashion Technologies
Fashion Access (Level 1)
Collocated with APLF, Fashion Access is Asia's leading fashion accessory trade show for fashion sourcing, drawing in international brands and buying offices on the lookout for professional and reliable original equipment manufacturers (OEM), original design manufacturers (ODM), and brands primarily from Asia.
Cashmere World (Level 1)
Cashmere clothing and accessories: knitwear, sweater, scarves, shawl, socks, hats, and gloves
Cashmere home wear and home textiles such as blankets, cushion covers, dressing gown, and loungewear
Cashmere wool and cashmere fiber
Cashmere yarns and fabrics
Process chemicals & dyes, machinery, and business service