LEATHER AGE enter 43 years of Global Service (1978 – 2021)

Forty two years ago, a magazine was born in Calcutta – India in 1978 founded by my Late Father Dwarka Dass Luthra in the name of LEATHER AGE and it was committed to excellence in journalism, for educating the unorganised leather sector in Indian industry.

LEATHER AGE is now India’s Leading Monthly English Magazine on Leather Tanning Sector, Footwear, Bags/Shoes & it’s Allied Industries. Published on the 5th of every month. Established in 1978 by my Late Father D D LUTHRA, it has successfully completed 42 years of continuous publication and has entered in 43 years from our December 2020 issue. It has a wide readership and covers many important news in Leather, Footwear, Bags/Shoes & it’s Allied Industries.

LEATHER AGE publishes regularly the pre and post fair reports of all the major  International Leather, Footwear, Bags/Shoes Fairs and events held in India & Abroad. It covers the complete information on tanning industry, reporting the latest news from events and companies of chemistry and technology for the leather industry.

LEATHER AGE also publish News on Technical Seminars, Technical Papers, Company Profile, New Products, Interviews from the eminent stalwarts from this industry Domestic and International from Leather Fairs held around the Globe, Market News Service for hides, skins and semi-finished leather, technological developments and fashion trends forecast etc.,etc.,to name a few..

LEATHER AGE apart from serializing technical articles in its regular issue. To diversify our portfolio and added value to our clients and readers we have come out with first ever in India  CHEMICAL EDITION on ˜NEW INNOVATIONS OF LEATHER CHEMICALS” (issued once in a year), before ACLE Shanghai Fair July/August which was launched in Chennai (IILF) India International Leather Fair on 31st January 2008 at Chennai Trade Centre. This year 2020 we have completed 13th Anniversary of its continuation.

Our second value added , we have introduced in 2010 SynthAge a magazine dedicated to the synthetic material industry. This combined with LEATHER AGE published twice a year in MARCH APLF, HONG KONG & SEPTEMBER ACLE, SHANGHAI.

LEATHER AGE takes part in all the major International Leather Fairs held in India & Abroad along with the booth and magazine are distributed to the participants and distinguished visitors of the fair.

TARGET GROUP OF READERS – Tanneries, Bags, Footwear, Shoes, Garments, & Tanning/Shoes Chemicals/Machinery, Components, Accessories, Industrial Gloves, Safety Products and Finished Leathers.


From the entire team of LEATHER AGE, here’s wishing our readers, subscribers, advertisers and well wishers HAPPY NEW YEAR 2021!!