Kolkata, March 14 : INDIAN LEATHER PRODUCT ASSOCIATION hosted a press conference for the launch of leather products from their up-current summer line collection. The conference was held at GALAXY, THE PARK ON THE 14TH OF MARCH, 2016 FROM . The conference was mainly a curtain raiser for the ILPA FASHION SHOW which is scheduled to be held on MARCH 18, 2016.

The event saw Vice President Mr Alok Prakash of Jiwanram Sheoduttrai Industries Pvt Ltd, Mr Adhar Sahni who is the Vice President and Chairman of the ILPA Event Committee, Mr Nari Kalwani – Asian Leather Pvt Ltd – Ex President ILPA, Mr Muk

und V. Kulkarni - Trio Trend Group of Companies -- Ex President ILPA, Mr Rajesh Gupta -- Metropoli Fashions Pvt Ltd – ILPA member and others The event was also graced by the renowned actress Sayani Datt and well known model and Ex Mrs India International Reicha Sharma.

Speaking at the event, Mukunt Kulkarni, CEO – Trio Group said, “ILPA announces their upcoming annual extravaganza, ILPA Fashion Show 2016. This show is the biggest leather fashion show in India attended by celebrities, leather exporters, socialites and most importantly foreign buyers who come to attend this event. The forthcoming event will take place on 18th March 2016 at Hyatt Regency Kolkata.”

Actress Sayani Datta said, “I am really honoured to be here today because it’s first time with ILPA and I am really looking forward to walk for them along with my friend Reicha. At the same time I wish ILPA all the best for the future.” Reicha Sharma applauded the oraginsers for their wonderful endeavours and went on to add, “It has been a pleasure being associated with ILPA and I am looking forward to the fashion show!” Arjun Singh, Owner – Balaji Fashions also went on to add, “We have been in this industry for the last 27 years and we have been working primarily towards overseas market and here we want to announce that we are launching our brand ROZA for the domestic market, let’s hope that this show is a success and we give our best making this show glamorous.”

Apart from being a curtain raiser, the conference also saw panellists discuss the large arena of production, the newness and advancement imbibed by the Leather Industry in India and how ILPA aims to inculcate the latest fashion trends and vogue in each of their new collection.

About ILPA

The Indian Leather Products Association (ILPA), established in 1987, is a premier representative body of manufacturers and exporters of leather and leather products across the country with head office in Kolkata a Regional Office in Chennai.

ILPA works actively worked to bring together manufacturer–exporters and merchant-exporters of leather products of India on a common platform to stimulate growth and development of the leather sector.

It strives to develop and maintain a reciprocal relationship with professional bodies, importers associations and the Chambers of Commerce abroad in order to support and promote export of leather products.

It takes an active step forward for its members by regularly undertaking market surveys/studies in foreign countries, organizing and participating in Trade Fairs / Exhibitions, Workshops / Seminars, Buyer Seller Meets – both domestically and internationally. ILPA has been closely involved in the setting up of the Calcutta Leather Complex, which is the largest project of its kind in the world.