Seminars, Conferences & Exhibitions
Steel - Raw materials

IV international conference CIS Metallurgical Raw Materials Markets 2008, October 78, 2008, Alushta, Crimea, Ukraine

October 78th,More Hotel


CIS Metallurgical Raw Materials Markets 2008: Conference documentation

Conference program
List of participants
Registration for purchase conference's materials.

"CIS Raw Material Markets 2008": summaries and facts

Key Topics:

  • Present situation on the raw materials market in CIS
  • Crisis influence on finished production markets, prices and volumes of raw material deliveries
  • Prospects on raw material markets in the rest of 2008 and 2009
Participants: 140 delegates from 90 companies.

Program: 4 sessions, 13 presentations, summary discussion (round table)

Key factors and trends of the 2008, discussed during the conference:

  • Collapse of the finished production markets caused the price fall in raw materials markets such as pig iron and scrap. At the same ferroalloys, iron ore and cocking coal markets just starting to feel essential fall in demand



Special project:

  • There is no expectation of demand and price growth for finished production until the end of 2008. The main question for raw material companies is not the prices but potential sale markets
  • World financial crisis and its influence on steel and raw material markets
Most discussed topic:

Forecast of metallurgy activities in consuming by the end of 2008 and beginning of 2009 under conditions of World financial crisis

Back • Print this page