World Cobalt Forum 2010

Apr 1-2  Changsha, China

World Indium Forum 2010

Apr 7-8  Beijing, China

World Germanium Forum 2010

Apr 8-9  Beijing, China

Rare Earth Summit 2010

Apr 22-23  Beijing, China

Ferroalloys Summit 2010

Apr 28-30  Beijing, China

World Alumina Forum 2010

May 13-14  Qingdao, China

World Bismuth Forum 2010

May 18-19  Changsha, China

Lead & Zinc Summit 2010

May 19-21  Changsha, China

World Tungsten Forum 2010

Jun 21-22  Nanchang, China

World Zirconium Forum 2010

Jun 24-25  Qingdao, China

World Selenium Forum 2010

Jul 1-2  Nanning, China

Manganese Summit 2010

Jul 1-2  Nanning, China
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The prices of premium grade zircon sand slumped to the bottom of around USD820/t at the end of 2008 after the global economic crisis broke out. Although the world’s largest manufacturer of zircon sand increased quotes by 30% early 2009, the transacted prices did not follow up. Since then, the zircon sand prices kept falling and stabilized at around USD950/t in the third quarter of 2009. With the recovery of ceramics industry in the third quarter of 2009, zircon sand market became active again and trading volume soared. Whether the zircon sand market continues to improve in 2010, which is very expected indeed.

Despite the recovery of ceramics industry makes zircon sand manufacturers somewhat at ease, but on the whole, zircon sand market trend remains mixed. The zirconium chemical industry remained weak in 2009 and hard to see improvement in the short term. It appeared price cut-throat competition among producers and many companies struggled to survive. In addition, the lackluster demand for zircon sand from refractory and casting industries makes zirconium industry face severe challenges to recover fully.

To invite senior officials from relevant associations and organizations to analyze the production and consumption situation of zirconium products in...


Topics to be discussed in the forum:

Analysis on Chinese zircon sand market

---- Zhang Wei, Product Manager, Yingkou Imerys Astron Chemical Co., Ltd

Application of zircon in casting industry

---- Li Yanping, Inv. Casting Product Manager, FOSECO Foundry (China)Co.,Ltd

Zircon and Refractory Property

---- Liao Jiaozhang, Ruitai Technology Vice General Manager, Ruitai Technology Foshan Rentong Trading Company President

Review and outlook on Chinese fused zirconia market

---- Wang Dechao, Vice General Manager, Liaoning Forhope Zirconium Product Co.,Ltd

The Status and Outlook of China Ceramics Industry

---- Huang Xinhong, Secretary General, China Ceramics Industry Association

The outlook of global nuclear grade zirconium sponge market and opportunities for Chinese enterprises

---- Mr. Luo Fangcheng, Vice Board Chairman Principal Scientist, Jiangxi Kingan Hi-Tech Co., Ltd

Analysis on Chinese Zirconium Silicate Market

---- Sun Wei, General Manager, Shandong Goldensun Zirconium Industry Co., Ltd

Analysis and outlook on global zircon sand market

Analysis and outlook on demand and supply of Chinese zircon sand market

Analysis on low grade zircon sand processing

Status and prospect of ceramics industry

Registration Rates
  After 28 May.
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Non-members USD600

10% discount allowed for three or above delegates from one company;

10% discount allowed for delegates attending more than two forums held by Asian Metal.

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1. Zircon sand and zirconium flour producers, traders and consumers from ceramics, chemical, refractory and casting industries;
2. Zirconium silicate producers and consumers;
3. Producers and consumers of zirconium oxychloride, zirconium oxide, zirconium sulphate, zirconium carbonate and other zirconium chemical products;
4. Producers and consumers of alumina fused zirconia, fused zirconia and stabilized zirconia;
5. Producers, consumers and buyers of zirconium sponge, zirconium...
24 Jun.
16:00 Registration
18:00-20:00 Dinner
25 Jun.
09:00-10:30 Conference Session
10:30-10:45 Coffee Break
10:45-12:00 Conference Session
12:00 Lunch
14:00-17:00 Trading Session
17:00 The End
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