Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels 2015 – coal and petroleum coke developments in a buyer’s market
2-3 June 2015 - Movenpick Hotel - Istanbul
After the success of the Argus Turkish Solid Fuels conference held last April in Istanbul, the 2015 event will grow to incorporate the Mediterranean market with particular focus on Turkey, Egypt and Morocco. Assocarboni mediapartnership of the event.
This year will be one of important transition for the solid fuels industry. Policy changes in China, reforms in India and continuing pressure on coal prices are compelling producers to review production strategies and projects globally. The Mediterranean has become a focal point, with Turkey and Egypt mapping out plans to build new generation capacity and diversify their fuel mix, leading to new openings in the market.
After the success of the Argus Turkish Solid Fuels conference held last April in Istanbul, the 2015 event will grow to incorporate the Mediterranean market with particular focus on Turkey, Egypt and Morocco. Amongst the audience will be government officials, solid fuel end users, traders, brokers, coal and petroleum coke producers, transportation and logistics companies and an exhibition of services providers from across the international and domestic supply chain.
Key topics to be discussed at the conference include:
Global update: a review of recent coal and petroleum coke pricing trends and changing market dynamics
How will the Atlantic market respond to China’s decreasing coal imports
The buyers’ perspective – hearing from the steel, cement and aluminium industry on the coal price crash
Opportunities in Egypt with the recent transition to coal and pet coke
Developments from Russian and Ukraine – how will this progress in 2015?
Moroccan power plant update: where does coal and pet coke fit into the Moroccan Energy Strategy?
Addressing power plant projects throughout the Mediterranean – which plans will come to fruition?
When will we see alternative fuels flourish in the South Mediterranean?
Government policy: what changes will be seen and how will this impact the market