APLF Ltd is a joint venture between SIC Group and UBM Asia. For over two decades, Hong Kong-based APLF Ltd has been providing the global leather and fashion industry with its most important meeting and trading place.
APLF Ltd provides global companies a chance to trade and exchange information at a number of trade fairs. These include the major leather trade fair, APLF - Materials Manufacturing and Technology; Fashion Access, the bi-annual fairs which highlights footwear, handbags, travelware and a wide range of fashion accessories, and the annual meeting of the global apparel industry, Prime Source Forum, which are all held in Hong Kong.
APLF Ltd also organizes the annual fairs All China Leather Exhibition, China International Footwear Fair and Moda Shanghai, which pioneer the industry's push into mainland China.
In 2009, APLF Ltd organized the first Footwear Materials, Manufacturing and Technology fair in India in association with the India Footwear Components Manufacturers Assoiciation (IFCOMA) and with the support of Council of Leather Exports, Indian Shoe Federation and Agra Footwear Manufacturers & Exports Chamber.
China Leather Industry Association
China Leather Industry Association is a national organisation which serves for the China leather industry. CLIA's services cover the sectors of fur and leather making, footwear, leather garment, handbags, leather products, chemicals as well as the related institutions and colleges. CLIA was established in 1988 and had comprised 1,300 members.