VI International conference

Galvanized & Coated Steel 2009

29-30 January 2009, Turgoyak complex, Miass, Chelyabinsky region, Russia



Key topics:

·                     State of the art and the prospects of Russia’s galvanized and coated steel production facilities;

·                     Manufacturing and use of galvanized and coated steel in Russia and abroad;

·                     Galvanized and coated steel prices changes analysis and forecast for 2009. Factors, influencing prices in the market. Industry development in crisis conditions. Anti crisis programs and strategies;

·                     The prospects of galvanized and coated steel processing and consumption growth;

·                     Coated steel in automotive industry;

·                     Advanced technologies for coated steel products manufacturing;

·                     Galvanizing and galvanized steel processing technologies development.


28 January 2009

Check-in of the participants in “Golden Beach” hotel, Turgoyak complex,


29 January 2009

9.00 – 10.00 Registration


10.00 – 10.10 Welcoming word, Victor Kovshevny, CEO,

                      Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Chelyabinsk Region

10.10 – 11.40 Session 1. Coated steel market: facilities and real prospects.

·                     Russian economic reality. Development and steel consumption prospects of Urals region. 

·                     Coated steel global market. The results of 2008. The crisis influence: development or depression?

·                     Galvanized and coated steel in Russia: market characteristics and forecast.

·                     Chelyabinsk region development program: projects and reality.


Speakers:   Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Chelyabinsk Region

The President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Chelyabinsk Region

Executive Director of Promass



11.40 – 12.10 Coffee-break


12.10 – 14.00 Session 2. Coated steel consumption and procession

·                     Galvanized and coated steel manufacturing. Range extension and production volumes change prospects.

·                     Profiled flooring, metal tile, and roofing market.

·                     Structural shapes market

·                     Metal constructions market.

·                     Coated steel recycling.

·                     Decorative elements of constrictions.


Speakers: Mizapromet, CEO

Steel Constructions, INSI, Mayak, Electroshield, Klimovskiy Profnastil, Chishminskiy Profnastil, Arkda-Profil, Metall Profil and others are invited.


14.00 – 15.00 Lunch


15.30 – 17.30 Session 3. Coated steel manufacturing. Import: positive and negative sides.

·                     Galvanized steel  manufacturing in Russia

·                     Coated tubes and pipes manufacturing and consuming.

·                     Manufacturers, consumers, and traders co-operation problems

·                     Coated steel import to Russia

·                     Restrictive measures: quotas, duties, and  customs restrictions


Speakers: Mizapromet

Severstal, Magnitogorsk Iron&Steel Works, Novolipetsk Steel, ArcelorMittal Temirtau, Polysteel, KZSP, Baosteel, Lider-Stal, Federal Customs Service, The Ministry of Industry and Energy of the Russian Federation and others are invited.


18.00 – 21.00 Cocktails


30 January 2009


10.00 – 11.50 Session 4. Galvanized and coated steel market in automotive industry, shipbuilding, oil industry, housing, and food industry.

·                     Galvanized steel in automotive industry. Application field expanding, new technologies and solutions.

·                     White goods: if plastic can beta metal. 

·                     Specifics and prospects of coated steel use in shipbuilding and other industries. Use in aggressive environments.

·                     Galvanized tubes and pipes market for housing.


Speakers: AutoVAZ, Sollers (Severstal-Auto), Ford, Atlant (Belarus), TagAZ, tube and pipe mills, and others are invited.


11.50 – 12.00 Results of the conference


12.00 – 13.00 Lunch


13.30 – 15.00 Visit to Miass shaped steel mill (Mizapromet).


15.30 – 19.30 Entertainment program. “Turgoyak” sport and tourist complex. Rusmet winter sports competition "Snow Tracks"




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