25 April - 26 April 2018
Mumbai, India

Argus Asian Solid Fuels 2018

Reception and welcome

Start End
  • 08:45
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  • 09:15
  • Registration and coffee
  • 09:15
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  • 09:30
  • Chairman's welcome

Session 1: Solid fuels market overview

Start End
  • 09:30
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  • 10:00
  • Session 1: Solid fuels market overview
  • 10:00
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  • 10:30
  • Inflection point for switching between coal and petroleum coke
  • 10:30
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  • 10:40
  • Questions and answers
  • 10:40
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  • 11:10
  • Morning refreshments
  • 11:10
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  • 11:40
  • Cement industry - India’s regulations and its impact on fuel mix
  • 11:40
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  • 12:20
  • Panel Discussion: Changing landscape for petroleum coke and coal in India
Industry-leading cement manufactures, refiners, coal miners and solid fuel traders will discuss the most pressing issues in India,in a session not to be missed.
  • 12:20
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  • 12:50
  • Special “Speed Networking” Session
Bring plenty of your business cards. You will have the opportunity to meet almost every participant in this networking session.
  • 12:50
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  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch
Bring plenty of your business cards. You will have the opportunity to meet almost every participant in this networking session.

Session 2: Finding clarity and opportunity amid uncertainty – Petroleum coke

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 15:00
  • International refiner’s view: Export destinations for petroleum coke and demand shifts
  • 15:00
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  • 15:30
  • India’s demand for petroleum coke and the impact of Reliance’s gasification
  • 15:30
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  • 16:00
  • Oman’s petroleum coke production
  • 16:00
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  • 16:10
  • Questions and answers
  • 16:10
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  • 16:40
  • Afternoon refreshments

Session 3: Finding clarity and opportunity amid uncertainty – Coal

Start End
  • 16:40
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  • 17:10
  • Short term thermal coal outlook
  • 17:10
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  • 17:40
  • Challenges to using India’s domestic coal
  • 17:40
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  • 18:10
  • International Coal Panel

Listen to various coal exporters as they present and discuss the competitive landscape for coal and rising cost of transport in 2018.

- Australia, Indonesia and India

- Canada, Colombia, Mozambique and north Appalachian

  • 18:10
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  • 18:15
  • Chairman’s closing remarks followed by end of conference day one
  • 18:15
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  • 20:00
  • Afternoon refreshments

Reception and welcome

Start End
  • 09:00
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  • 09:20
  • Coffee and refreshments
  • 09:20
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  • 09:30
  • Chairman’s remarks

Session 4: Consumer’s perspective: Evolving demand of solid fuels towards 2020

Start End
  • 09:30
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  • 10:00
  • China’s import of petroleum coke and coal and the enforcement of China’s sulphur policies
  • 10:00
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  • 10:30
  • Power producers focus
  • 10:30
  • -
  • 11:00
  • Emerging demand trends
  • 11:00
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  • 11:10
  • Morning refreshments
  • 12:10
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  • 13:00
  • Panel Discussion: Cement demand and fuel/feedstock import preference to 2020
Join cement manufactures from Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Egypt and Turkey as they discuss about their cement demand and fuel requirements going into 2020.
  • 11:10
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  • 11:40
  • Morning refreshments
  • 11:40
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  • 12:10
  • Shipping costs and regulations
Industry-leading cement manufactures, refiners, coal miners and solid fuel traders will discuss the most pressing issues in India,in a session not to be missed.
  • 13:00
  • -
  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch
Bring plenty of your business cards. You will have the opportunity to meet almost every participant in this networking session.

Session 5: Emissions and technology

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 15:00
  • Alternative fuel for the cement industry
  • 15:00
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  • 15:30
  • India’s demand for petroleum coke and the impact of Reliance’s gasification
  • 15:30
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  • 16:00
  • NOx, SOx and carbon emission
  • 16:00
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  • 16:30
  • Questions and answers
  • 16:30
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  • 16:40
  • Chairman’s closing remarks

This agenda is subject to change.

For more information or if you are interested in speaking, please contact Samson Yeo:

 +65 6496 9977

samson.yeo@argusmedia.com