18 May 2017
Made in Steel exhibition, which takes place on 17-19 May in Milan, has received over 300 companies from Europe, the Far East, and the CIS. It has been attended by over 20,000 visitors including representatives of steel companies, pipe and wire rod producers, construction, machine building and other real economy sectors.
During the exhibition, Metinvest team held meetings with existing and potential clients from all key metal consuming industries of Italy and other countries of Western and Eastern Europe. It also presented Metinvest new products and services that are focused on the company’s partners in Europe.
Among the company’s recent developments are steel plates with shot-blasting surface treatment, which is done by a specialized line at Trametal beginning April 2016, and Smart Maritime in Ukraine; high strength quenched and tempered (Q&T) steel (available in steel grades S690QL, S890QL); thermomecanically rolled structural steel (available in steel grades from S355M/MC to S650M/MC); galvanized steel rolled to European standards (available in steel grades DX51D-DX52D, S220GD-S350GD).
Dmitry Nikolayenko, Sales Director of Metinvest Group:
— The discussion area of Made in Steel was the place where we held many fruitful meetings with the clients and were convinced of the effectiveness of our development strategy for Europe. We intend to gradually increase our share of high value-added products, rigidly control the volume of supply in order to maintain the extremely sensitive market balance, and focus on developing new services and the distribution network to make the partnership even more comfortable for our clients.