IMnI 2002 Annual Conference - June 5-8, 2002 - Shanghai, China

Welcome Speech by IMnI Chairman Vincent Trelut
Welcome Speech by Wu Jianmin, President of the Chinese Ferro-Alloy Industry Association
China: An Economic Overview by James Kynge, The Financial Times
Trends & Developments in the Chinese Steel Industry by Jonathan R. Woetzel, McKinsey & Company
Analysis and Outlook on the Chinese Ferroalloys Market by Zhang Zengchan, Secretary General of CFAIA
Current Status & Development Trends in China's Ferroalloys Industry by Lin Zhaonan, Chairman & President of Zunyi Ferroalloy Group Corp., and Yang Jiabin, Executive Vice-Manager of Zunyi Ferroalloy Group Imp. & Exp. Ltd.
Outlook on the Chinese Manganese Mining Industry by Tao Min and Tang Xiaozhuang, Deputy Directors of the National Committee of Manganese Industry Technology
Markets for High Grade Ore by Peter Toth, BHP Billiton
Comments by Vincent Trelut, Eramet
Comments by Michael Kiernan, Consolidated Minerals Limited
Manganese Alloys: Unit Consumption, Trends by Grade and Production Capacities by Vincent Trelut, Eramet
Comments by José Luiz Amarante, CVRD
Comments by Paul Salvan, BHP Billiton
Comments by Reyna Quintanar, Minera Autlan

A Review of Occupational, Health, Safety & Environmental Regulations (Europe, USA, Mexico, Australia & South Africa) and Subsequent Issues.  Panel:

   Leif Andreassen, Tinfos

   Anne Tremblay, IMnI

   Fran Keenan, Erachem

   Ricus Grimbeek, BHP Billiton

   Lizardo Galvan, Minera Autlan

Development, History and Current Status of the Chinese Electrolytic Mn Metal Industry by Tao Min & Tang Xiaozhuang, Deputy Directors of the National Committee of Manganese Industry Technology

Supply, Demand & Issues Facing the Non-Metallurgical Sectors - EMD, Mn Metal & Mn Chemicals.  Panel:

   Frank Webb, Delta

   Keith Saffy, MMC

   Luis Moreno, Minera Autlan

Manganese Industry Consolidation: Trends and Implications by José Antonio Rivero, Minera Autlan
Mn Alloys in the Development of Steel Products by Aparecido Nakamura and José Carlos Espindula, Cia Siderurgica de Tubarao - CST
Investment Opportunities in the Chinese FeMn Industry by Wu Xichun, Chairman of China Iron & Steel Industry Association, and Zhao Naicheng, Vice-President of CFAIA
Prerequisites for Foreign Companies Investing in China by Keigo Takahashi, Nippon Denko
Comments by Christian Ching, CVRD
Comments by John Raubenheimer, Samancor