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20Nov 2009
Joint Statement of the Social Partners of the European Leather Industry on the Greenpeace Report on the deforestation of the Amazon rain forest The Social Partners of the European Leather Industry addressed in their Social Sectoral Dialogue Committee Meeti...
20Oct 2009
     E-shoe learning is a project, which was successfuly completed under Leonardo da Vinci program and led by Industrial development centre for leather and footwear industry of Slovenia - ZAVOD IRCUO. Its partners included GERIC Member ...
20Oct 2009
COTANCE meets European Commission Vice-President Günter Verheugen On Friday 3rd July 2009 a delegation of the EU Leather Industry led by COTANCE President Nalle Johansson (Elmo, Sweden) met in Brussels Mr Günter Verheugen, Vice-President of the European...
20Jun 2009
COTANCE meets in Pompeii  COTANCE’s 2009 Assembly General and Council took place on June 5 in Pompeii, at the site’s “Auditorium degli Scavi”. The encounter offered  the opportunity to visit the ancient Roman tannery in the archaeological...
20Nov 2008
The REACH Challenge & Innovation in the European Leather Industry   On 27 October, COTANCE held a Round Table at the highest level of the organised European Leather Industry. It was co-hosted by GERIC, the grouping of Eu...
20Oct 2008
IP Awareness and Enforcement: Modular Based Actions for SMEsCOTANCE produces a Handbook on Intellectual Property Rights for the leather sector Counterfeiting and piracy causes significant damage to industrial operators and business in many sectors. Fashion...
20Oct 2008
Terms of Payment - Guidelines adopted by COTANCE, Paris, 13 June 2008 Introduction – Why this document ? Credit for business has become increasingly difficult and costly, notably in traditional sectors composed by SME’s such as the leather industry, ...
20Oct 2008
One Leather Training goes on line (2005-2007) On 3rd October 2005 Europe’s leather research and training centres together with a number of European leather trade associations launched in Naples, at the SSIP, the start of “ONE LEATHER TRAINING”, a EU ...
20Nov 2007
UNIC publishes "101 Standards Translated" Correspondance between Italian and international standards in 6 languages The 74-page publication aims at offering businesses concrete help about the correspondence between different international and national tes...
20Oct 2006
ASOAC - COTANCE Position Statement - June 2006 (Original French – unofficial translation) Regarding taxes and restrictions to exports of raw hides and skins, and wet-blue, as well as customs duties on leather imports The Leather industries of Europe an...