The first Italian-Vietnamese Technology Centre has been opened in Vietnam. Created by ASSOMAC with the financial support of the Ministry of Economic Development (MiSE) and the Italian Trade Agency, its chief aim is to further the development of the local industry.
The Technology Centre has a complete line of Italian footwear-production machinery and equipment, marking a major step forward in the localpromotion of Italian technology.
The Association promotes sustainability in the footwear, leather-goods and tanning technology industry
In conjunction with the Annual Meeting, ASSOMAC is presenting the Green Label, a voluntary scheme that takes concrete form in a tool available to Members, an ID credential that assures end clients of the efficiency, low environmental impact and operational safety parameters adopted by the manufactured technology.
“International trade growth is slowing but our exports are up in a positive cycle”
World trade is slowing, with political and economic turbulence emerging on many markets as well as uncertainty regarding a protectionist turn by certain world leaders, but the footwear, leather-goods and tanning machinery industry has delivered yet another positive year.
Simac Tanning Tech, the exhibition of technology for the footwear, leather-goods and tanning industry, will be at Lineapelle from 20 to 22 September – in the Business Lounge created by ASSOMAC with the backing of ICE-Agenzia, Pavilion 09 Stand T3-7 U4-8.
The Annual Assomac Meeting brought together players from the leather fashion and footwear industries
A system on the move, sharing and seeking common ground and cooperation to tackle market challenges: this is the picture painted by the Annual Assomac Meeting attended by players from the leather fashion and footwear industries, who discussed and debated on "The strength and value of the Italian system worldwide: working together for growth".