Steel Markets North America Conference Coming to Chicago

The Platts 13th annual Steel Markets North America Conference is coming to Chicago March 13-14. The event covers North American steel market trends including economics, international markets, export trends, supply chain and new policy directions impacting the future of steel.

Topics will include:

  • Outlook for Steel—Where are we headed?
  • Innovation and growth in the steel industry
  • Economics of steel in North America
  • Challenges of overcapacity
  • Key sectors including construction, aviation, energy and automotive
  • Steel and coal, markets in fluctuation
  • Steel service centers
  • Ferrous scrap outlook
  • Export markets for ferrous scrap
  • Transformations in steel trading
  • Transport and supply chain

For more details, and to see a complete agenda and speaker line-up, visit the conference website at