Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela have been represented within the occasion held final month in Santiago, Chile. A number of delegates, representing the footwear associations, in addition to entrepreneurs and representatives from the Chilean authorities have been gathered to mirrored on a few of the most related points impacting the footwear business in Latin America.
Representatives from the footwear associations and chambers knowledgeable the viewers concerning the state of the business of their respective international locations, after which mentioned themes such because the technique of sustainable improvement, innovation and the perfect measures to promote the Footwear Sector in Latin American.
A few of the matters beneath dialogue included:
-The adoption of regional labeling or labeling requirements, incorporating protocols of licensed laboratories regionally acknowledged;
– The adoption of regional requirements for the sizing of footwear;
– Consensual and harmonized co-participation within the signing of agreements, bilateral and multilateral treaties, and alliances signed by the international locations of the Area;
– The alternate of tasks and experiences of commerce union improvement that may be exchanged and made clear;
– The preparation of proposals aimed toward harmonizing and bettering the customs providers of the Area in chapters inherent to the leather-based and footwear industries.
All delegates agreed on the significance to check deeply the subject of the brand new applied sciences and the digitalization of the business, as it will have an enormous influence within the footwear business and its medium-term improvement.
The subsequent version of the Assembly of the Latin America Footwear Associations will happen in León, Guanajuato, Mexico, in Could 2018.