The 21st International Iron Ore Symposium held by Metal Bulletin Events will take place in Vienna, the perfect place to engage with delegates from key European trade hubs.During this period of uncertainty and volatility in the iron ore industry, with prices falling hugely in the face of a supply glut and subdued demand outlook from China and Europe, the whole supply chain is having to adapt to a new climate. At this critical time, the key issues affecting the iron ore market will be addressed including in depth analysis of supply and demand dynamics, European steel sector and a focus on China. Pricing and the development of the iron ore derivatives market, logistics and updates on regions such as India and West Africa will also be discussed in detail. The International Iron Ore Symposium will bring industry heavyweights to Vienna as well as delegates from across the entire supply chain to give their perspective on the future of the market. With enhanced networking opportunities this conference offers the perfect deal-making environment and is the perfect place to develop and build new business relationships.
“The best possibility to connect to connect to the world of iron ore”
Stephenie Winkler, Product Engineer, Outotec GMBH
“Excellent mix of important topics and powerful companies leading the market development at every step of the value chain”
Igor Buchatskiy, Vice President of Strategy, Black Iron
Topics to be covered: · Outlook on the Chinese iron and steel sectors and the factors that are driving Chinese demand · Panel discussion giving in depth analysis of the evolution of the iron ore derivatives market · The European steel sector in focus – with presentations from key players in the industry · Insight and analysis into iron ore supply and demand dynamics from the length of the supply chain