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  • EXPORTING HIDES, SKINS AND LEATHER

  • exportingskins

    hidesIn West African countries and before industrial tanneries were introduced on the continent, small traditional tanneries run by women were found almost everywhere, and many still exist using the same transformation methods of centuries ago.

    This training module makes you understand the production sequence, international markets, and African realities for the hides and skins sector.

    For more information about the sector, explore our leather and trade information portal

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES

    ITC has developed this learning course as part of its continuing mission to develop and improve world trade, especially for developing countries and women entrepreneurs. The specialist authors have drawn from their experience and from the learning gained from respected works used in their personal development to enable you to:
    • Understand the production sequence, international markets, and African realities for the hides and skins sector, leather sector, and to a lesser extent leather products sector;
    • Be familiar with the hides and skins sector, leather sector, and to a lesser extent leather products sector specificities with respect to export-related business topics.