APLF 2022 - A Special Edition in Dubai

The leather and manufacturing sectors from Africa, Middle East, Indian Subcontinents and Eastern/Western Europe will gather in Dubai, making APLF the most important event in the industry.

Fair News

ACLE - The Definitive and Only International Leather Fair in China

China produces most leather in the world, and has a huge demand for hides and skins, leather chemicals and leather machineries.

APLF Colour, Material and Product Trends Inspiration

APLF Spring-Summer colour/material forecast and Fall-Winter product trends will be released during the exhibition. The best exhibits are curated and displayed at the onsite trends spaces.

sampleroom.online – Connect with Each Other 24/7/365

The social sourcing platform powered by APLF.  Enjoy a seamless experience – find the right product, connect with suppliers, request samples and schedule meetings in one go.


APLF develops educational, networking and award programmes to promote design, innovation and sustainability within the leather and fashion industries.

Industry News and Blogs

Dates: 30 March – 1 April 2022
Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:00
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre
Concurrent Event: APLF Leather, Material+, Fashion Access
Expected Exhibitors: 500 worldwide suppliers
Country Pavilions: Brazil, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Korea and the USA (as of Nov 2021)