Long steel products demand varies significantly between different markets

The 70th meeting of IREPAS (International Rebar Exporters and Producers Association) was held in Barcelona, Spain on March 31-April 1. There were 101 producer representatives among the 330 registered delegates from 39 different countries. Ioannis Meimaroglu, chairman of the IREPAS raw material suppliers committee, underlined the record-high 44 registrations of representatives of a total of 32 different raw material supplier companies for this latest... Read More

Marti: Industry is still facing overcapacity problem

Speaking at the SteelOrbis Spring’14 Conference & 70th IREPAS Meeting in Barcelona, Spain today, IREPAS chairman Kim Marti stated that the long steel industry is still facing the problem of overcapacity, especially in China, though the same issue is now also being observed in Turkey, citing production cuts as still being a significant option. Mr. Marti emphasized that the continuation of free trade is unquestionable, though adding that... Read More

The programme of the 70th IREPAS Meeting

March 30th, Sunday  14:00 – 19:00 Registration desk opens at the lobby 19:00 – 23:00 Welcome Cocktail at Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona March 31st, Monday  09:00 – 09:30 Registration desk opens at the conference area 09:30 – 10:45 Welcome address by Chairman of IREPAS – Kim Marti SESSION ONE – The Unbalanced Post Recession Keynote Speaker: Xavier Sala-i-Martin, J. and M. Grossman Professor of Economics at Columbia... Read More

70th IREPAS meeting will be held in Barcelona, Spain

Our 70th meeting will be held from March 30th to April 1st, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain in conjunction with the SteelOrbis Spring’14 Conference. All details will be announced soon.  Read More

Record attendance at our 56th meeting

The 56th IREPAS meeting was held at the Grand Marina Hotel in Barcelona, from 25th to 27th of March 2007, along with the SteelOrbis Spring 2007 Conference. This meeting attracted a record attendance of 255 industry representatives from about 150 companies, including over 75 delegates from producing companies. You may find the presentations and the list of attendees for the 56th meeting at www.steelorbisevents.com on the 56th IREPAS meeting page.  Read More

Barcelona is the venue for the 56th meeting

The 56th IREPAS meeting will be held at the Grand Marina Hotel in Barcelona, from 25th to 27th of March 2007, along with the SteelOrbis Spring 2007 Conference.  Read More

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