AYSAF, the most substantial international exhibition dedicated to footwear components manufacturers will be held on November 20th at CNR EXPO Istanbul Expo Center. The most prominent brands of the industry will display their products on 60.000 sqm.
The exhibition continues to lead the sector in quality and style innovation, which makes it an essential trade platform on a global scale for exhibitors and visitors who want to increase their trade volume.
Turkey is the 6th largest producer of footwear, manufacturing 500 million pairs, and taking a share of 2.2% in total world production,
The sector achieved 30% growth rate with additional customs duty in 2014,
Turkey's location advantage provides access to buyers in Eurasia and the nearby geography,
The Turkish Footwear Components Industry imports a great amount of material from all over the world including:
70% of raw leather, 70% of ovine leather, 55% of bovine leather
30% of all inputs of footwear sub-industry products
70% of footwear machinery and chemicals
Access to the latest technologies and developments in the industry where about 67% of the production is carried out by mechanized processes and almost 37% is semi-mechanized,
About 90% of the production is based on health and environmental standards in the Turkish leather industry, which has a history of 500 years,
The exhibition will host hundreds of brands and products in the footwear components industry from accessories and textiles to soles, heels, molds, leather goods, chemicals, finished and semi-finished raw leather, artificial leather and leather processing machines,
When it comes to quality, details make the difference; AYSAF is raising the standards step by step,
By participating in AYSAF you will step into new markets, increase your trade volume and build long-lasting business relations with professionals from all over the world.