The Fourth edition of Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE 4.0) is scheduled to hold atD’PODIUM International Event Center, 31 B Aromire street, off Adeniyi Jones Ave. Ikeja, Lagos from Thursday 4th – Friday 5th October, 2018. The good news about this upcoming event is that everyone’s invited.
The good news about this upcoming event is that everyone’s invited.
Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is an international footwear and leather expo. With around 50 exhibitors, Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is a strategic platform that brings together the very best of local footwear and leather manufacturers and their international counterparts to the Nigeria public, allowing for wide range visibility, market expansion and competitive advantage assertion.
This international footwear and leather fair accommodates : producers and suppliers of raw materials (hides and skin);intermediary products (leather), finished goods (footwear and leather goods); suppliers of equipment, chemicals, industrial inputs and accessories; Research and training institutes; designers; trade brokers; International development organizations; Professional associations; International media; Technical co-operation agencies; and Trade promotion agencies.
Themed Sustainable Futures: Scenario Analysis for the Local Footwear and Leather Industry by 2030, the expo aims to highlight short, medium and long term strategy to sustain growth and development of the local industry and guide policy makers with indepth scenario analysis that paints the impact of government policy on the sector.
The footwear and leather industry in Nigeria is the largest contributor to the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) apart from the Non-Oil Sector, making it a place where massive investment opportunities can be harnessed. The initiative aims at creating the necessary visibility for local brands in Nigeria by placing local manufacturers across the entire footwear and leather value chain on the global map.
In addition, Special Master classes would cover topics across a gamut of areas like digital illustration for shoe production, dynamics of pattern cutting for shoe makers, trade facilitation, growth analysis and market prospects of the local and regional leather industry in Nigeria and West Africa, Branding, Customer relationship management amongst others.