Steel Market Dinner & Presentation

12 March 2020
Sydney

Event Overview

This marked our first event for the year, and what a fantastic night it was. Over the course of dinner and drinks, three excellent speakers explored the key issues shaping the steel industry including trends in the international and domestic market and finance issues focused on exchange and interest rates.

Speakers

Paul Bartholomew

Paul Bartholomew

Senior Managing Editor Market Insight, Platts Steel Business Briefing (SBB)

Paul delivered insights into market supply and demand, helping members make sense out of international prices and where they may be going. He focused on the East Asian Steel markets and the expansion of China as a new capacity in the region.
Tapas Strickland

Tapas Strickland

Senior Economist, National Australia Bank

Tapas Strickland concentrated on the Australian market, focusing on the demand side in construction, mining and infrastructure.
Andrew McKissock

Andrew McKissock

Director Financial Markets Risk Management, National Australia Bank

Andrew provided insight on the finance markets including trends and discussion around the Australian dollar and interest rates.