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Overview

SteelMint is pleased to announce its 5th Annual Indian Iron Ore Summit, which will be taking place from 3rd to 4th August, 2022 in New Delhi.

The premier event in its fifth edition, is set to continue its role in addressing key issues of the Indian iron ore and steel industry. It will focus on iron ore and steel market dynamics and outlook, existing and new policies on the anvil, growth and development, sustainability and decarbonization goals and other challenges.

 

Iron ore industry is a highly policy-driven sector in India, and these are often game-changers. For instance, Government decision to impose export duty on iron ore and pellet exports, the possible Goa mines auction iron ore mines and the Supreme Court allowing iron ore exports in Karnataka.

As the Indian iron ore industry notices structural changes, the 5th Annual Indian Iron Ore & Pellet Summit will provide the perfect networking opportunity for miners, steel mills, exporters, sponge and pellet makers, analysts, fund managers, consultants, engineering firms and other stakeholders. It will be an ideal platform to reconnect under one roof for 2 days of knowledge sharing, discussions, networking, and private one-on-ones.

Key Focus Areas

How has the Indian iron ore industry changed in the one year?

  • Changing trends in iron ore production, exports & imports

Indian iron ore industry outlook – 2025

  • Production ramp-up plans of key Indian miners
  • Rising share of PSUs in merchant iron ore production

Key government policies to look out for in the Indian iron ore industry

  • National Mineral Index – Updates & Way Forward
  • MMDR Amendment Act – Recent changes & Impact
  • Mineral block auctions – Process & challenges

SC lifts iron ore exports from Karnataka, will Indian export volumes increase sharply?

  • Changing trends in Karnataka iron ore sales post-SC decision

When can we expect iron ore mining to resume in Goa?

  • Mining resumption & exports – Updates & way forward

Can we expect Maharashtra to come within the top 5 iron ore producing states in India?

  • Increasing share in India’s iron ore production

Rising market share of India iron ore concentrates

  • Current trends & capacity ramp ups

Future of small coal based plants in India?

How are Indian mills addressing the decarbonization factor through raw material?

  • A transition towards green steel

Impact of Geo political factors and export duty on Indian iron ore industry

  • Changing trends in production & exports
  • Impact of geo-political factors & export duty revisions on the industry
Our Speakers
Additional Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Govt of India (Invited)
Practitioner Development Economist and Policy Advisor and ex-Secretary Steel, Govt of India
Chairman-Cum-Managing Director, NMDC, India
Additional Director of Mines, Govt. of Odisha, India
Chairman-cum-Managing Director, KIOCL Limited, India
Director, Lloyds Metals & Energy, India
Managing Director, Minera Group
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President, The Sandur Manganese and Iron Ores Ltd, India
Group Head - (Legal, Corporate Affairs, Environment), JSPL and President PMAI
Vice President - Commercial, JSW Steel Limited, India
Vice President, Head Marketing & Logistics, MSPL India
EVP & Head - Corporate Strategy and Business Development, JSPL, India
Joint President, Essel Mining, Aditya Birla Group
Director, Marketing - Iron Ore & Coke, Vedanta Limited, India
Head Mining & Business development, AM/NS India
Head - Mineral Resources, Fomento Group of Companies
Head – Pellet Plant, Operations Odisha Asset, AM/NS India
Co-Founder and COO ReVal Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
CEO, Ecomen Laboratories Pvt. Ltd., India

Tentative Schedule

Iron Ore
Day 1 | 03. 08. 2022
08:00 – 12:00 | Registrations
5th Indian Iron Ore & Pellet Summit (Hall A) India Coal Outlook Conference 2022 (Hall B)
10:00 – 10:45 | Keynote Address
11:00 – 12:00 | Indian iron ore production & demand outlook – FY’25 11:00 – 12:00 | Pricing Power for Indian coal importers, need for an index?
12:00 – 12:20 | Tea & Refreshments | Networking
12:30 – 13:00 | Iron ore beneficiation policy in India – Updates & way forward 12:30 – 13:00 | Factors driving global coking coal prices. How long will it sustain?
13:30 – 15:00 | Lunch | Networking
15:00 – 16:00 | India’s steel demand & production outlook – 2030
16:00 – 16:45 | How are Indian mills addressing the decarbonization factor through raw material?
16:45 – 17:00 | Tea & Refreshments | Networking
17:00 – 17:40 | Post Mine Block Auction Clearances – Process & Challenges 17:00 – 17:40 | Changing trade dynamics of metallurgical coke market
18:30 – 21:00 | Dinner | Networking
Day 2 | 04. 08. 2022
10:00 – 10:40 | Keynote Address-CIL production outlook & how is Railways gearing up to address the logistical challenges
10:45 – 11:45 | Key government policies to look out for in the Indian iron ore industry 10:45 – 11:15 | The Russia-Ukraine conflict, energy crisis & the road ahead
11:45 – 12:00 | Tea & Refreshments | Networking 11:45 – 12:00 | Tea & Refreshments | Networking
12:00 – 12:30 | How will Karnataka’s Iron Ore industry shape up after Supreme Court’s order ? 11:30 – 12:45 | India coal market scenario, rising raw material cost, supply challenges and possible solutions
12:30 – 12:45 | When can we expect iron ore mining to resume in Goa ? 12:45 – 15:00 | Lunch | Networking
12:45 – 13:00 | Can we expect Maharashtra to come within the top 5 iron ore producing states in India?
13:00 – 13:15 | Rising Capacities of India iron ore concentrates
12:45 – 15:00 | Lunch | Networking
15:00 – 16:00 | Impact of Geo political factors and export duty on Indian iron ore industry
Conference closure & Vote of Thanks

The event runs in conjunction with the “India Coal Outlook Conference 2022” due to the networking synergies between these two sectors.