International Leather Maker invited three leather industry leaders to review the most talked about issues of 2021. Listen to this one hour special podcast, which speaks to Tsedenia Mekbib, MD Pittards Ethiopia together with Jon Clark of Prime Asia and Mike Redwood, spokesperson for Leather Naturally.

Tsedenia gives a unique insight into doing business in Africa, the opportunities that were highlighted at the recent All Africa Leather Fair, Pittards contribution to the national reforestation initiative, (shown below the beehives in the grounds of our Ethiopia tannery) and most importantly, the benefits of a vertically integrated operation that can deliver a lower impact manufacturing footprint.

Other topics include sustainability, supply chain and positives that have come out of the changing landscape created as a result of the pandemic. It is a conversation that gives a unique insight into the leather industry.

Listen to the podcast here