International Exhibition of of shoes, leather bags and Allied Industries (Mpex) Tehran, Specialized Exhibition of of shoes Leather bags of raw materials and its related industries which will be held in mid December each year. This exhibition, is one of the largest industry events in Iran. The first period of Mpex International Exhibition of Tehran was hold in 1391, in the International Olympic Hotel (near the Azadi stadium) And until 1392 continued to hold it in the same place. But since 1393 it has been held in the International Exhibition located in the Chamran Highway Tehran Permanent Fairground.
Union of Handmade Shoemakers of Tehran in 1391 Attempted to organize the first period of exhibition Mpex with an area of two thousand square meters in International Hotel. This exhibition hosted representatives from Italy, Turkey, China, Thailand, Azerbaijan and Iraq.
Due to the welcom of manufacturers and suppliers the second term of Mpex exhibition 1392 With an area of five square meters in the previous location with the previous participants and held with representatives from India.
In 1393 the Union Handmade Shoemakers of Tehran had formed association with Leather Employers Community of Iran, Union of Machinery Shoes Guild, Union of saddlerys, Union of Synthetic Leather, Union Community of Shoes Industry and Union of Tehran’s Leather. And the third period of exhibition Mpex with an area of six thousand square meters in International Exhibition of Tehran with foreign delegations from Italy, Turkey, China, Thailand, Azerbaijan, Iraq, India, Spain and Germany have been held.
The second experience of strong presence in Tehran international fair with the participation of all organizations.