Leather Industry
Style  /  Published 01.03.22

Nappa Dori turns 11

How do you think people are navigating their personal space in the last two years? The last two years have been transformative in terms of how people are shopping firstly. A lot of things have gone o...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Calcutta  /  Published 21.06.21

Leather worker attacks boss

The owner of a leather gloves manufacturing unit in Kasba, the chief accountant of the unit and his driver were injured when a 50-year-old worker suddenly attacked the trio with a leather-cutting blad...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.20

CM flags off leather, solar projects

The Bengal government has taken up an initiative to impart quality management training required for the export of leather products to workers of the Bantala Leather Complex in Calcutta. The initiativ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.09.20

Gloves come to aid of leather trade

Demands for luxury leather products are still much lower compared to what they used to be but Covid-19 has triggered an increased demand for industrial safety gloves, which many leather goods manufact...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

People  /  Published 14.03.20

A man who has everything to hide

There is a misconception that it was the Muslims who dominated the tanning industry, he says. It is difficult to tell his age from either appearance or agility, but from time to time Tapan Nandi scrat...
By Moumita Chaudhuri


Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.20

Leather taps hope from overseas

The first export consignments of leather goods from Calcutta have started leaving the city as Europe slowly opens up after a prolonged lockdown forced by the coronavirus and other markets start showin...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 28.04.19

In Kanpur, tanners’ pain knows no faith

Kanpur’s leather industry is wondering whether it faces a slow death like the city’s once-famous textile mills, with no sign yet of the state government lifting the Kumbh-related ban on tanneries....
By Anita Joshua in Kanpur

Calcutta  /  Published 03.05.20

Leather units can unlock

The state government has allowed tanneries and manufacturing units at Calcutta Leather Complex in Bantala to resume work and the few who have opened shop are not expecting fresh orders immediately bu...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.03.20

Coronavirus toll on leather trade

Consignments of leather are lying packed for weeks and the handful of workers are all idling.This was the scene at most tannery units at Calcutta Leather Complex in Bantala on Wednesday afternoon as b...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.03.19

Federer could break Connors' record

Sir — The tennis legend, Roger Federer, must be congratulated for winning his 100th title in international tennis at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships (“Roger tames Tsitsipas, bags ‘centu...
By The Telegraph


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