- Sep 19, 2017 -
Data show that from January to June 2012, China's leather, fur and products and footwear industry to complete the industrial output value of 4,937.59 billion yuan, an increase of 14.58%, the growth rate over the same period last year dropped 11.68 percentage points; 1-5 Month, China's above-scale leather, fur and products and footwear industry profits totaled 22.487 billion yuan, an increase of 20.35%, the growth rate over the same period last year dropped 12.49 percentage points.
Analysis that this is the domestic and international raw material price fluctuations, the international demand downturn, labor costs and other multiple unfavorable factors brought about by the adverse effects.
In January, CONSTANCE and the European Trade Union launched a new social dialogue project entitled "The future of the European leather industry". France, the United Kingdom, Romania, Portugal, Spain, Germany, Austria, Sweden and Italy, leather trade associations and trade unions are actively involved.
In 2015, through the organization of four pan-European seminars and a final conference in early 2016, national cooperation organizations wished to strengthen dialogue on topics such as social affairs, trade, industry and the environment.