Tanned leather is a residue from the food industry than tanners transform into a consumer product.
Tannery companies are fundamental in the process of productive transformation of the fashion industry.
Research and Innovation
Research of new articles and application of new technologies in the leather sector.
Specialized higher education to develop a professional career in companies in the value chain of the leather sector.
The Leather Cluster Barcelona is a pole of attraction and a strategic enclave for the investment of companies in the leather sector.
The Leather Cluster Barcelona’s activity in the field of training is based on teaching tailor-made courses and training programs for companies.
It Is one of the basic strategic areas of the Cluster. Catalonia is exporting more than 80% of the production of leather goods.
Nine centuries of history of the tannery industry explain the great role of the leather sector in Catalonia.