The number of foreign visitors is increasing. Linea Pelle, the exhibition of the world of tanning, which tooked place in Bologna from 18th to 20th on October last, has registered positive signs for the attendance and the foreign visitors, in particular the Asian ones were the most interested. The show, was visited by 20.422 buyers, +8% compared with the edition on April last and +12% compared with the edition of October 2010. The foreign attendance is highly increased : + 19% as regards April 2011 and +8% as regards October 2010, with very good signals from Europe, especially Germany and France, and strong increases from all Asian countries, with China and Hong Kong in the lead. Italian visitors also increased, with +3% and +14% over April of October. The trend of the attendence confirms the importance of the fair that was inaugurated by the Minister Giancarlo Galan, whose employers have expressed their thanks to its proximity shown to the sector.