February 15, 2023

2023 Singapore Steel and Raw Materials Conference


The Leading Regional Steel and Raw Materials Conference

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Day 1

Feb 15, 2023
8:00 am -
9:00 am

Registration & Welcome Coffee

9:00 am -
10:30 am

Recent Developments in the Region

  • Main drivers for economic growth in Asia
  • Government initiatives to support the steel industry
  • Challenges and opportunities in the "era of green transformation"
  • Steps to be taken to minimize negative impact of the next wave of Covid-19 pandemic
  • Exciting growth opportunities in Asia: investment possibilities in the steel industry in ASEAN countries and South Asia
  • Chinese industrial and infrastructure investment plan
10:30 am -
11:00 am

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 am -
12:00 pm

Trends in Asian Ferrous Scrap Market

  • Japan's role in supplying the Asian markets with a steel scrap
  • Vietnam, Taiwan, South Korea and China: demand and import dynamics
  • Asia among the most important export destinations of steel scrap from the US
12:00 pm -
1:00 pm

Changing Trade Landscape in Asian Steel Markets

  • Southeast Asian countries turn to protectionism
  • Analysis of China's steel and iron exports
  • Steel trade patterns and global value chains in Asian region
  • Anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties on steel products from China, India, Japan and South Korea
  • Singapore as a global trading hub for ferrous market
1:00 pm -
2:30 pm

Networking Lunch Break

2:30 pm -
3:30 pm

Review of Long Steel Sector

  • Drop in domestic and international steel demand
  • Factors impacting long steel output in the region
  • Offer prices for steel billet imported into Southeast Asia
3:30 pm -
4:30 pm

Flat Steel Market Forecast

  • Major drivers in the market
  • Expected demand for flat products after the post Covid-19 situation
  • Changing dynamics of steel prices
4:30 pm -
5:00 pm

Networking Coffee Break

5:00 pm -
6:00 pm

Iron Ore Supply and Demand Outlook

  • Challenges with sourcing high-grade iron ore
  • Disruptions to the logistics supply chain
  • Analyzing iron ore spot prices
  • China’s influence on the iron ore price trajectory
  • The path towards carbon neutrality: what does this mean for iron ore?
  • Upcoming projects that support the future of green iron ore
7:00 pm -
9:00 pm

Cocktail Reception



Who will I meet at the 2023 Singapore Steel and Raw Materials Conference?

You will shake hands with representatives from the top steel manufacturing companies, banks and financing services companies, traders, steel end-users, contractors and fabricators, tube manufacturers, steel service centers, technology providers and logistics companies.

Why should I join this conference?

You will meet both your commercial and learning goals: extend your networks with new partners and customers after a major supply chain disruption during the pandemic, you would also learn more about the biggest news of the industry and the trends of the market (18+ high-profile speakers).

What is the target group for this conference?

MMSteelClub launched this conference to bring all market participants from Asia. However, there will be interested industry players from other regions like North America and South America, Middle East and Africa, Europe and Australia. The whole steel world will meet at one spot.

What is the key feature of this conference?

The 2023 Singapore Steel and Raw Materials Conference is distinguished by a relevant and broad agenda, C-level speakers and audiences and an exceptional networking experience.

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