Defending the leather industry’s interests vis-à-vis the authorities in the areas of industrial and social policy, and of legal and environmental issues.
Representing and defending the leather industry vis-à-vis EU and international organisations.
Maintaining a dialogue between the social partners, at both domestic and European level.
Advising and assisting manufacturers with exporting their products: seeking new outlets, involving and promoting the French tanning industry in events held abroad, market research.
Facilitating members’ participation in domestic and international events.
Promoting, guiding and organising scientific research in the fields covered by the leather industries.
Monitoring the preparation of standards.
Providing members with information on current legal and regulatory requirements, and how to apply them.
Ensuring that legal provisions are complied with, in relation to product origin, fraud prevention, unfair competition, counterfeiting, and more generally, all provisions regulating the activities we represent.
Encouraging the creation of groupings of companies with a view to developing strategies of mutual interest.
Organising and developing the training provision within the industry.
Promoting collaboration between industry and technical education in the field of leather.