Welcome to Kenya Leather Development Council


Dynamic Global Agency for promotion of excellence in development of leather value chain


To provide leadership and policy direction in regulation, production, processing and marketing in the leather industry so as to promote equitable development and poverty reduction.

Core Values

Transparency and Accountability, Professionalism, Honesty and Integrity, Teamwork, Collaboration and Networking, Commitment to Meritocracy and Welfare of our Staff & Social Responsibility.

Word from the Chairman

I am delighted to welcome you to our new interactive website. It is a critical platform to ensure the leather sector stakeholders receive relevant and updated information. This forum of interaction and engagement assists the Council in the discharge of its overall mandate of leather sector development and promotion of the value chain. It is my hope that this will increase the linkages within the sector and expand the reach and impact of the Council locally and internationally.

Word from the CEO

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the revamped Kenya Leather Development Council (KLDC) website. These are exciting yet challenging times at KLDC and I hope our portal creates an opportunity for our valued visitors around the world to learn more about our cross-cutting leather initiatives, strategies, services, and values.



Kenanie Leather Park. Athi River, Machakos County.

http://leathercouncil.go.ke/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Kenya-Leather-Park-Visit-03032022.mp4 Hon. Peter Munya CS Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Cooperatives inspected the KSh 2.2 billion Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP), 2 warehouses for tanneries worth

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