Footwear, Leather and Textile Festival (FALFEST) formerly Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo is an expanded exposition that seeks to provide global players not just in the leather sector but also textile sector access to the Nigerian market. Ever since its inception in year 2016, the expo has experienced positive growth in all aspects from value chain participation within the industry to increased government support and increased access to market, amongst others.
FALFEST would provide the right platform for all firms businesses to market their range of products and services to stakeholders in Nigeria's footwear and leather industry. The Expo provides an excellent opportunity for savvy enterprises interested in harnessing footwear, leather and textile sector in Nigeria. We specifically target exporters of footwear, leather and textile products; producers of chemicals and allied products for tannery’s and footwear and textile production; original equipment manufacturers for leather sewing machines, upper sole production, insoles, stitching, finishing and sanding machines etc.; consultants for effluent management etc.
Exhibiting at FALFEST grants you access to all industry stakeholders in Nigeria’s footwear and leather sector, seize a robust market share in the sector, and create early brand exposure for your products in the Nigerian market, which is Africa’s leading economy with a national GDP placed at 415.08 billion US Dollars, and a population of over 180 million people.
The fair would attract participation from shoe designers, footwear accessories manufacturers, tanneries, relevant government agencies related to trade and investment, trade and commerce representatives of diplomatic missions in Nigeria, trade and footwear associations in Nigeria and the organized private sector, Over 100+ exhibitors and 7500+ participants are expected at the event. This makes it one of the largest Leather and Textile Event both within Nigeria and the West African Subregion.