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The 19th International Exhibition on Shoes & Leather Industry - Vietnam


International Footwear & Leather Products Exhibition - Vietnam

12 - 14 / 7 / 2017

Saigon Exhibiton & Convention Centre (SECC)
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Fact Sheet

The most remarkable shoes and leather trade fair in ASEAN countries, “The 19th International Shoes & Leather Exhibition–Vietnam 2017” (SHOES & LEATHER – VIETNAM 2017) incorporating “International Footwear & Leather Products Exhibition–Vietnam” was completed superbly on 12 – 14 July, 2017 at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City.

With 19 years of organizing experiences and supports from loyal exhibitors and professional visitors, “SHOES & LEATHER – VIETNAM 2017” acquired good reputation in ASEAN trade fair, as well as achieved a high record on the number of participants and exhibition area. A 20% increase in the number of exhibitors from last year, more than 600 international exhibitors came from 29 Countries and Regions to participate the fair, including: Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA and Vietnam. There was a 25% increased of total area to 15,000 sqm for the exhibition area.

11 national pavilions from Brazil, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam were participated in “SHOES & LEATHER – VIETNAM 2017”. Those representatives showcased the latest and finest machineries, leather, shoes materials and shoes in this excellent opportunity.

9,480 professional buyers from 36 Countries & Regions had visited the exhibition during the 3 days, while 46% of them came from Vietnam. The visitors mainly work in machinery (38.1%), leather (33.7%) and finished product (27.4%) companies. Most of them were satisfied with the fair as they had discovered different ideas and latest products.


International Footwear & Leather Products Exhibition - Vietnam (IFLE - VIETNAM)

The demand on footwear, handbags, small leather goods and brand names products that are growing in Vietnam and ASEAN countries, IFLE–VIETNAM continued its role to maintain a well-organized platform for oversea companies to promote and introduce their products to the Vietnam market. In the meantime, Vietnam companies also got the excellent chances to expose their products and technologies globally. The majority of exhibit products were ladies’, men’s, children’s footwear and small leather goods.


Dr. Claudia Schulz from Modeurop was invited to host a seminar at “SHOES & LEATHER – VIETNAM 2017”. She introduced fashion and color trends for Spring/Summer 2018. The audiences got tons of useful information and fashion ideas so that they could well prepare for their business in 2018.

The 20th International Shoes & Leather Exhibition Vietnam(SHOES & LEATHER - VIETNAM) incorporating “International Footwear & Leather Products Exhibition–Vietnam” (IFLE–VIETNAM) will be taken place on 11-13 July 2018 at SECC, please visit the official website: for more information or contact us.