Leather Statistics

At Eurofins | BLC, we have collated a variety of regional and global leather statistics and industry information which members can use for research and reporting purposes.

These leather industry statistics cover:

  • Fashion Transparency Index 2017
  • World trade in the leather sector
  • Meat consumption per capita
  • Animal populations
  • Leather volume by animal type

 

Fashion Transparency Index 2017
These three key metrics show there is much progress to be made in terms of traceability in the fashion retail sector.

 

World Trade in the Leather Sector
Scale of key leather industry sectors compared with other raw materials industries.

 

Beef Consumption Per Capita
Top 5 countries selected by Eurofins | BLC based on their contribution towards the leather industry.

 

Animal Populations
The global populations of cattle, sheep, goat, and pigs.

 

Leather Volume by Animal Type
Global volume of leather produced by cow, sheep, pig, and goat.

 

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Eurofins | BLC holds accreditations from UKAS, CPSC, and ILAC, and has auditors approved to carry out LWG audits. Trust Eurofins | BLC to deliver some of the most accurate test results in the industry.

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Testimonials

"Eurofins | BLC Membership allows us to develop innovative high quality raw materials in order to continue our product improvement programme."

Mulberry

United Kingdom

"I became a Member to take advantage their specification building services and 1-2-1 regulatory advice."

Gheli International

India

"I enjoyed the combination of theoretical and practical training on the 4-day leather course."

Asos

United Kingdom

"Smart chemical testing of wet blue saves our business time and money."

Casino Hide Tanners

Australia

"All parts of the leather training course were relevant and very informative. I now have a new appreciation for leather!"

Ralph Lauren

United States of America

"I enjoyed all of the leather course as a chemist I wanted to understand the whole process of making leather."

Smit & zoon

Netherlands

"I just wanted to say a big thanks for 2 great days of leather education last week."

IKEA

Sweden

"Membership allowed us to use the expertise of Eurofins | BLC to improve our suppliers' environmental performance."

Clarks International

United Kingdom

"Through Eurofins | BLC Membership, we have access to technical support for leather product testing, helping us to provide more efficient services to our customers."

William Lamb

United Kingdom

"We were very impressed by the speaker on the leather training course who had excellent knowledge of the subject."

Next

United Kingdom

“10 years of Eurofins | BLC Membership has enabled us to provide continuous assurance of product quality and safety, giving our customers greater confidence in our products.”

ScS

United Kingdom

"We thought every part of the Eurofins | BLC leather course was very informative and interesting."

John Lewis Partnership

United Kingdom

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