IHS Chemical is to host a soda ash conference on September 30th in Barcelona, Spain.

The one-day briefing by IHS and industry experts will cover key issues on the state of the soda ash industry, and related sectors, including the impact of several changes taking place in the market.

Tanzer Ergul of Eti Soda will be present in Barcelona to provide an outline of the latest status of the projects in Turkey. IHS colleague Jiang Li Chuan will present his vision for soda ash in China in the coming years. Pavel Bobosik will discuss container glass in Russia, while Matthew Demmon will share insight into the dynamics of cullet.

Topics to be covered at the conference include:

Global soda ash overview with a special focus on Europe
Status of soda ash projects in Turkey
Outlook for soda ash supply/demand in China
Methods for soda ash distribution & storage
Container glass in Russia
Dynamics of the glass cullet market
Outlook for sodium silicates
Sodium bicarbonate risk management
CO2 to soda ash, EnPro process

The conference will be preceded by a full-day Soda Ash Training Workshop on 29 September. The workshop is designed for professionals requiring a broad understanding of soda ash technologies and their impact on the global soda ash industry.

Learn more at the conference website