7th Annual Coaltrans India Conference,  New Dehli, 04-05 March 2008

Coaltrans Conferences is delighted to announce its 7th Coaltrans India Conference. With over 700 domestic and international attendees in 2007 and record attendance expected for March 2008, this is a must-attend event if you to meet the key players with a mayor interest in the Indiaa coal industry its future prospects as they impact on producer, importers and end-users.

The industry keeps growing and new apportunities continue to emerge for industry players. Interest in the Indian coal markets is at an all-time high as the rapidly growing economy is creating peak energy demand. The focus is on bringging on ever more power production facilities through the Ultra Mega power Project programme and developing opportunities for IPPs to meet the demands of thes energy-hungry country. Increased imports for the expanding steel and energy sectors also make imfrastucture improvemens vital if India is to deliver the raw materials required by this booming economy.

The 7th Annual Coaltrans India Conference will offer the most comprehensive programme to date, with wide-ranging expert insights from the government industry leaders on forecasted coal requirements, and the environmental, technologcal and infrastructure related challenges and opportunities it presents. Key issues to be discussed include:

  • Power sector growth in India
  • Trends and Challenges for SEBs and IPPs
  • The future of India’s steel and metcoal industries
  • The role of key international met and thermal coal supplies to the India market
  • New coal technologies and their potential for India
  • Port and infrastructure challenges – current and emerging sollution

    Plus, with 2 days of streaming, delegates can tailor-make the event maximise their time:

    Day 1    :
    Stream 1: The power Sector and Thermal Coal Developments

    Stream 2 : Metcoal Markets plus Finance, Investment and Coal Trading

    Day 2    :
    Stream 3 :Infrastructure, Freight and Logistic plus Clean Coal

    Stream 4 : Mining Operations and economcs for Coal Block Owners

    This is your chance to meet not only the mayor Indian coal importers, tapi to find out how India tackling the infrastructure challenges that are constraning the level of coal imports is possible to bring into the country.

    Also 2008, the conference boasts an entirely new future: An optional post conference field trip to Paradip Port Trust, the only mayor seaport in the State of Orrisa – This is a unique opportunity to see one of India’s largest coal ports with state-of-the-art mechanised iron are coal handling facilities.

    Register ypur place by 25 January 2008 to benefid from the early bird discount and save € 100. Ensure you do not miss out on this vital networking and lerning opportunity for the India coal markets. Please see the attached conference brochure for further details.

    How to register :
    Tel: +44 20 7779 8623
    Fax: +44 20 7779 8946
    Post: Coaltrans Conferences Ltd
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