11th CIS Coal Market Conference

March 15, 2018 - March 16, 2018
Minsk, Belarus

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Metal Expert invites market participants to the 11th International conference "CIS Coal Markets" to be held in Minsk, Belarus, on March 15-18, 2018. 

Early bird registration is open.

Register by phone +38 370-12-07 ext. 430, +7 499 346-06-24 ext. 430

Register by email e.pryazhnikova@metalexpert.com 

Topics will include:


• Outlook for coking coal prices in Russia in 2018. Whether to expect domestic and export prices balance?

• Key price trends in the steam coal market: redirection of volumes from Europe to Asia

Foreign trade and markets

• China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and India - Premium markets growth rates in 2018. Competitive positions of Russian suppliers

• Opportunities for expansion of steam and coking coal import to Ukraine and outlook for demand in 2018

• Coal import to Turkey and Middle Eastern countries in 2018

• Export potential of Kazakhstan’s coal industry

• Petroleum coke as a growing alternative to coal in the cement industry: opportunities for Russian producers

• Coal export by Russian railroad - current needs and enlargement prospects

• Prospects for increasing coal transshipment through Russia’s Baltic ports in the mid-term

• Development of coal transportation in the Azov-Black Sea basin. Growing competition with cargo traffic from Baltic ports in the Middle East

Production and domestic consumption

• Demand-supply balance in the Russian coking coal market in 2018

• Thermal coal production forecast in Russia: profitability amid weaker demand

• Quality of coal concentrate in Russia: prospects for the development of enrichment capacities

• Ukrainian power generation - switching anthracite-fired TPPs to high-volatile coal usage

Who should attend: 

• Producers / cunsumers of steam and coking coal 

• Trading and service companies 

• Transport companies 

• Industry analysts. 


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Contact Information

Metal Expert

Kateryna Priazhnikova, Project Manager


Phone: +38 056 2314223 ext430 +7 499 3460935 ext.430


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