Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is an international footwear and leather fair. With around 150 exhibitors, Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is a strategic platform that brings together the very best of local footwear and leather manufacturers and their international counterparts to the Nigeria public, allowing for wide range visibility, market expansion and competitive advantage assertion.
This international footwear and leather fair accommodates : producers and suppliers of raw materials (hides and skin); intermediary products (leather), finished goods (footwear and
leather goods); suppliers of equipment, chemicals, industrial inputs and accessories; Research and training institutes; publishers; designers; trade brokers; International development
organizations; Professional associations; International media; Technical co-operation agencies; and Trade promotion agencies MINSE provides an opportunity for international exhibitors to: identify agents and trade brokers; liase with top Nigerian government officials for investment incentives; meet potential partners that could lead to fruitful business alliances; identify new potential customers and strengthen relationships with the existing ones; establish backward and forward business linkages; negotiate offers that could lead to actual orders; attend to enquiries from local industry and disseminate adequate information to attendees about product offerings and services; create brand visibility and raise awareness; harness B2B and B2C linkages; raise awareness and interest about exhibitors supply capacity.
In addition, Special Master classes would cover topics on bordering on trade facilitation, growth analysis and market prospects of the local and regional leather industry in Nigeria
and West Africa, amongst others. Past Government delegation at the Expo includes: Bank of Industry, Nigeria Export Promotion Council, Ministry of Budget and National Planning, Raw Materials Research and Development Council, amongst others.
Offered products at the Expo includes: Finished leather goods: bags, belts, shoes etc. casual and sports footwear, formal shoes for men and women, Testing machines : Sole adhesion tester, flex tester for knee boot; crockmeter, color fastness tester, heat resistance tester, folding tester, crackiness tester, specimen cutting press and dies, abrasion tester, toe cap impact tester.
Footwear machinery and spares: leather and synthetic cutters, last turing machines, last milling machines, Medicare for footwear : Therapeutic Shoes, Medicare Gel Insoles, leather prostheses, orthopaedic shoes (foot braces), Orthopaedic leather, Saddle leather.
Tannery equipments: Extractor for limesplitting machine, Transport belt, hydraulic scissors lift, Dedusting machine etc.
Emmision Controls Equipment for tannery, and Consultancy services for pollution control.