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Ethiopian Leather Industries Association : ELIA

As of January 2007, the name was changed again to Ethiopian Leather Industry Association (ELIA). ELIA incorporates Footwear, Leather Garments & Goods and Tanners working in the country affiliate companies. ELIA is promoting the export of leather, shoe and leather goods and garments; and protecting the rights of members and assisting them to improve their business.

The name was again changed, as of January 2007 to the Ethiopian Leather Industries Association (ELIA). ELIA incorporates Footwear, Leather Garments & Goods and Tanners operating in the country affiliate companies.

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Leather

Manufacturing

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Our Vission

To be the premier association spearheading the emergence of the Ethiopian leather industry as a key global player representative of its members who are producing and exporting first choice leather and leather products.

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Our Mission

Contribute to the development of an enabling business environment and service provision such as advocacy, trade and technology transfer facilitation to its members for the sustainable development of the Ethiopian leather sector.

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What We Do

Promoting export of leather, shoes and leather goods and garment, protecting the rights of members, and assisting businesses to improve.

What We Do

Visit Our Latest Projects And Our Innovative Works

Opening new possibilities of leather

The Ethiopian Highland Leather Project is an industrial project to promote exports from Ethiopia by adding value to Ethiopian sheep leather. World’s highest quality sheep leather, from the mystical highlands of Ethiopia. The world’s highest quality sheep leather made from a special type of hair sheep bred in the mystical Ethiopian highlands, and neatly finished by experienced craftsmanship of Ethiopian tanners.

Light, Thin and Soft Leather

Strong and Durable Leather

Superior Quality Leather

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Africa's biggest and most important international exhibition

The trade show organizing by The Ethiopian Leather Industries Association (ELIA) from the first edition in 2008 up to 12th successfully. AALF brings together tanners, footwear and other leather goods manufacturers, in addition of equipment and technology suppliers, chemical and inputs suppliers, manpower training institutions, trade promotion organizations, etc from all over the world.

Your Gateway To Introduce Your Products

Meet International Industry Players

Build Long-Term Partnerships

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ELDSC is a significant player in the Ethiopian leather industry.

ELDSC aims to enhance the Ethiopian leather industry by building up the leather industrial sector with the highest manufacturing capability in Africa. Its vision is to create a diversified, globally competitive, environmentally friendly industry capable of significantly improving the living standards of the Ethiopian people by the year 2025.

Eco-Friendly Practices

Resource Management

Collaboration and Awareness

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Create the world's largest free trade area and Change on African economies

Ethiopia in January 2012 which adopted the decision to establish an African Continental Free Trade Area and the Action Plan for Boosting intra African trade as a key initiatives whose implementation would promote socio-economic growth development, bring transformative change and tremendous opportunity to African economies.

Increase Employement

Increase Incomes

Expand Opportunities

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Buy Quality Products Here

Building up the leather industrial Sector with the highest manufacturing capability in Africa which is diversified, globally Competitive, environmentally friendly, and capable of significantly improving the living Standards of the Ethiopian people.

We’ve come a long way, so we know exactly which direction to take when supplying you with high quality yet budget friendly products. We offer all of this while providing excellent customer service and friendly support.

Selling Authentic Leather Products

Own Quality Handmade Leather Goods

The Premier E-Commerce Destination

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194 Leather Manufacturing Companies

Ethiopian Leather Industries Association (ELIA) is a nonprofit trade association of the leather industries businesses. ELIA works to enhance and improve the leather industries business climate by promoting export of leather, shoes and leather goods and garment, protecting the rights of members, and assisting businesses to improve.

Natural Qualities of Clarity

Flexibility & Strength

Thickness & Compact Texture

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Team Members

ELIA Board of Directors

Mr. Redman Bedada

Board Chairman and ELIA President Owner & General Manager of ModjoTannery

Mr. Tatek Yirga

Vice Board Chairman Owner & General Manager of Batu Tannery

Mr. Ahmed Nuru

Board member and Chief Accountant Owner & General Manager of Gelan Tannery

Mr. Gashaw

Board Member General Manager of Anbessa Shoe Manufacturer

Mr. Yared Gizachew

Borad Member Owner & General Manager of Ras Dashen Shoe

Mr. Zelalem Merawi

Board Member Owner & General Manager of Ker ezhi Leather

Ms. Amor Zemen

Board Member Owner & General Manager of Amour Leather

Team Members

ELIA Staffs

Mr. Dagnachew Abebe

Secretary General

Email: elia.aalf2@gmail.com
dagnaus@gmail.com
Tel. +251 011 515 61 44
Mob. +251 09 02224728
WhatsApp: +251 09 02 22 47 28

Mr. Tadesse Alemayehu

Finance and Admin

Email: tadessealemayehu@ymail.com
Tel. +251 011 515 50 60 43
Mob. +251 09 11 02 26 06

Mr. Tekele Gebremariam

Poject Coordinator

Email: tekleelia178@gmail.com
Tel. +251 011 515 50 60 43
Mob. +251 09 11 67 45 68

Mr. Amsalu Kifelew

Shoe Expert

Email: amsaluelia@gmail.com
Tel. +251 011 515 50 60 43
Mob. +251 09 11 31 39 30

Mrs Alemitu Lebeta

General Service

Mob. +251 900723743

Team Members

ELDSC Staffs

Mr. Mesfin Lemma

General Manager of ELDSC

Email: lemmamesfin38@gmail.com
Tel. +251 011 554 81 22
Mob. +251 09 12 50 30 85 / +251 09 11 48 28 03
P.O. Box. Off. 12898 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Fantanesh Ayalew

Finance Manager

Email: mimid9498@gmail.com
Mob. +251 913034518

Semhar Habitom

Banking and Transit officer;

Email: semi_eria@yahoo.com
Mob. +251 954876829