Audited Against LWG Standards APE101
Aaron Leathers for Changing Fashions
TANNERY – SAF (Bangladesh)
- SAF Tannery belongs to the same group and is located 30 minutes flights from Dhaka, in Jessore. SAF was formed in 1975 and so has a long history of producing high quality leathers on local raw materials.
- ISO9001 and ISO 14001 Certified Tannery.
- Plans for building our own effluent treatment plant in order to secure industry recognition for environmental practices. Our own effluent treatment plant from Ital Progetti, Italy has already been installed in tannery, offering advantages over other smaller tanneries of Bangladesh.
- Capacity is 1.5 million ft per month.
- Dedicated local raw material sourcing with experience over the last for past 30 yrs. Given our reputation in the market, we have access to the best quality of raw material in Bangladesh. This allows us to pass these advantages to our clients.
- Our process goes from raw hide to finished, allowing us to maintain the highest quality standards throughout the manufacturing process.
- Sample capacity = 500 per month.
- Imported machinery from Italy.
- Cold storage for wet-blue.
- 3 million sqft raw and wet blue stocks, means we can react to our customers needs, with maximum flexibility.
- Collaboration with Italian technicians for new seasonal development.
TANNERY – AP EXPORTS (INDIA)
- AP Exports is the name of the company registered in India, whilst Aaron Pacific is the name of the company office registered in Hong Kong
- AP Exports started operating in India in 2007. Specialising in Goat, sheep and cow based leather articles from wet blue to finished leather.
- LWG Certified Tannery
- AP Exports has it’s own raw material & wet blue operations in Kolkata, allowing us control and flexibility from the earliest opportunity, tailoring quality to our customer’s needs.
- AP Export’s tannery in located in Ranipet, with a service office in Chennai.
- Sample production capacity 300 lots per month
- Current capacity 1.5 million sqft per month, with new larger facility preparing for operation in 2019. This will increase our capacity to 3 million sqft per month.
AP EXPORTS TANNERY
Our leather articles are all free from hazardous chemicals and meet global standards, according to global legislation.
Aaron Pacific manufactures goat, sheep and cow leathers, producing both core and seasonal fashion articles. Our signature products are Kid Suede, Nappa Kid, Linings (all raw bases), Milled Cow Nappa, Goat Nubuck & Sheep Nappa. We also produce seasonal fashion ranges on our goatskins, enhancing the leather grain and softness with waxes and burnish finishes.
We are proud that our customers report that our Kid Suede is one of the top articles for depth, brightness and accuracy of colour matching. This is achieved by ensuring that our technical process is sound and reliable. We are also developing new waterproof ranges on our goat, sheep and cow bases, meeting technical standards required by US and Canadian brands.
NEW TANNERY PROJECT – RANIPET, INDIA
1 May 2018 - Bhumi Pooja ( Starting date of Project )
30 Jun 2018 - Foundation & Pillar Erection of Tannery
30 Mar 2019 - Roof & Steel Shed of Main Hall of Tannery
30 Aug 19 - Main Building
Dec 19 - Completion of Full Tannery Building
Feb 2020 - Installation of Machinery
Mar 2020 - Tannery Fully Functional
Aaron Customer Base
Aaron Pacific works directly with customers from the USA and Europe and is the nominated vendor for many well-known and household named brands globally. We supply leather throughout SE Asia, shipping regular volume to China, Vietnam and Cambodia.
We work closely with our clients, whether that is directly with the brand, trading companies or shoe factories. All parties are treated with respect and fairness, by highly qualified technical leather people with many years experience. We have a smaller management structure, which allows decisions to be made quickly and to keep everything moving smoothly.