The Council for Leather Exports (CLE) was set up in July 1984. A non-profit company registered under the Indian Companies Act 1956, the CLE functions as an autonomous organization under the aegis of Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. The CLE is the notified Export Promotion Council for Leather & Leather Products namely Leather tanning, Leather Footwear, non- Leather Footwear, Leather garments, Leather goods & accessories, gloves, harness & saddlery products etc. The CLE is an apex body of the strong and rapidly growing Indian Leather & Leather products industry committed towards its overall development and export growth.
The CLE is headquartered at Chennai, with Regional Offices at New Delhi, Chennai, Kanpur, Kolkata & Mumbai. In addition, CLE has two Extension Offices - one at Agra and another at Jalandhar.
CLE’s Core objectives :
Develop the Leather Industry both industrial development as well as export growth.
Undertake Promotional activities to increase global outreach of Indian Leather products.
Assisting importers anywhere in the world towards their sourcing needs of Leather & Leather products.
Providing necessary information and guidance to overseas investors towards joint venture collaborations and other strategic alliances.
Be a single point contact for the national & overseas business community and organizations, on any aspect in relation to the Leather.
CLE’s Activities :
Council for Leather Exports,
3rd Floor, CMDA Tower - II,
Gandhi Irwin Bridge Road,
Egmore, Chennai - 600 008.
Tel: +91- 44- 28594367 (5 lines).
Fax: +91-44- 28594363/64.
Web : www.leatherindia.org