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AALF: Bringing African leather to the forefront

By: Yosthena Aynalem
Published On: December 11, 2021

Leather has been a part of the African heritage, way back when sawing machines did not exist. Although leather was not an industry back then, several apparels and household items relied on the material. Since then, it has grown into a large industry with initiatives supported by international agencies, which have played a positive role in this evolution that is largely determined by trends in supply and demand for raw-materials and leather products.