Indian steel industry faces a torrid time as major steel consuming sectors continue to be sluggish in steel off-take. Construction, automotive, manufacturing- all have experienced muted growth in recent times, making impact on domestic steel demand. As the domestic demand is not conducive for survival, steel producers must devise plans for making footprints in new territories along with bringing in new groundbreaking steel applications in the country. What technologies should Indian steel producers adopt that will both ease the raw material crisis as well as offer new product mix? What will be new markets and new steel applications? Also, what should be the government policies for tackling steel imports and environmental issues?
The conference will provide a platform to all the participants, delegates, business visitors and other key decision makers from the steel and other related industry to interact with, delve deep into these key areas and explore new opportunities.