JAKARTA, March 18, 2016 – The Hinrich Foundation released the Indonesia Sourcing Report: Leather products with the support of its partner in export development, Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL)

Indonesia sourcing leather product
Online report features complete details on 15 verified export suppliers and includes new products – bags, fashion accessories, footwear and jackets – plus product pricing and supply market trends.

The online report includes complete details of 15 verified export suppliers and profiles bags, fashion accessories, footwear and jackets. The report also features industry information, new product features, price guides and export data. PDFs of each section are available to download for free online.

Report highlights the sector’s strengths include quality craftsmanship and aesthetics
The report shows:

  • Suppliers project prices to remain stable for the year.
  • Design trends include use of bright colors and decorative Indonesia textiles elements including tenun, songket, ulos and batik.

Indonesia suppliers are expanding exports to Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and South America.

The industry is supported by the government through its easing of requirements to access tax allowance incentives.

To further help the industry become more competitive globally, the government is advocating national and international quality standards. It is also offering staff training and brand building for manufacturers.

Sourcing Reports for the Philippines, Vietnam, India, Cambodia, Indonesia
The Indonesia Sourcing Report: Leather products is one of a series of online Sourcing Reports covering emerging Asia supply markets. A full version of the report can be viewed online here.

Other related Sourcing Reports available online are:

Sourcing from Indonesia buyer’s guide
To help buyers new to Indonesia sourcing, the Foundation has prepared a guide that provides an overview of the industries and products available and main manufacturing centers.

Buyers will also learn how to find and vet reliable suppliers, available banking options, common methods of payment, shipping details and steps to avoid or settle trade disputes  at http://www.developingcountrysourcing.com/sourcing-indonesia.

About the Hinrich Foundation
The Hinrich Foundation believes sustainable global trade promotes economic prosperity and peace. It aims to encourage the private sector and governments to drive innovation and competitiveness in trade-related activities undertaken by individuals, companies, industries and countries by focusing on three program areas:

  • Trade related education & training: We sponsor educational opportunities for individuals who show a commitment to participating in or promoting innovative and competitive global trade. We offer Hinrich Global Trade Leaders Scholarships to students from Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, India, China and the USA to study in Hong Kong, Thailand, the Philippines, Israel and the US. We give our scholars extended internships and career development opportunities in export related companies and organizations in ten countries.
  • Export trade assistance: We offer practical trade services to promote and coach producers on how to participate in global trade. Through the Export Trade Assistance, the Hinrich Foundation connects exporters in developing Asia with buyers worldwide.
  • International trade policy research: The Hinrich Foundation believes that the health of the global economy and peace between nations depend on countries having productive trade relationships, which require open, fact-based dialogues. We initiate research, elicit opinions and disseminate information about global trade to encourage objective debate and balanced policy making in support of open, free, transparent and fair global trade.

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