Our Mission

Our mission is; to develop understanding between producers, traders and consumers of long steel products around the world;

to add value to international trading activities of our members by providing an environment facilitating better relationships with the shipping and finance industries as well as inspection services;

to help our members reach useful information about the markets around the globe;

to facilitate an environment in which our members can meet new parties to create business opportunuties;

to create a better atmosphere for fair business.


The program of the 73rd IREPAS meeting

October 4th, Sunday 19:00 – 22:00                    Welcome Cocktail at Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa October 5th, Monday 09:00 – 09:15                 Welcome address by Chairman of IREPAS – Kim Marti 09:15 – 10:30                   SESSION ONE “The Many Futures of an Industry – Targets, Trends, Trouble, and Taboo” Special Guest Speaker: Professor Alf Rehn 10:30 – 11:00 Networking [...]

Chilean producer applies for antidumping investigation against wire rod imports from China

According to media reports, Chilean steel producer CAP Acero has requested the nation’s price distortion commission, CNDP, to start antidumping investigations on the imports of wire rod from China. The Chilean producer reportedly blamed the Chinese imports of the product for the “damages” it has caused to the local steel industry, as wire rod imports from China [...]