For the first time, the European Confederation of the Footwear Industry (CEC) is organizing a trade show at the Ritz Carlton Hotel of Almaty, the capital of Kazakhstan, on April 5. It will be part of a two-day trade mission conducted under the slogan “European Footwear: More than Fashion” with the collaboration of the European Profiles consultancy. It will involve a total of 38 manufacturing companies from Austria, France, Greece, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain and the Netherlands.