Leather industry delegation meets Chief Economic Adviser
A leather industry delegation led by Mukhtarul Amin, Chairman, CLE and comprising P.R. Aqeel Ahmed, Vice– Chairman, CLE had a meeting with Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance on May 7, 2018 in New Delhi to discuss about issues concerning the leather industry.
During the meeting , the delegation explained about the growth prospects of the leather industry and sought additional support measures from the Government to enhance price competitiveness of the sector and achieve sustainable growth. These include implementation of Rebate of State Levies (ROSL) Scheme for the leather industry and relaxations in the operational guidelines of Indian Footwear Leather and Accessories Development Programme (IFLADP) .