SULB, the first fully integrated light, medium, and heavy beams and structural steel sections producer in the Middle East region and a subsidiary of Foulath Holding, has recently taken part in the 26th edition of the Fastmarkets Middle East Iron and Steel Conference 2023 as a Platinum Sponsor. Taking place ahead of COP28, the event was held from 20 to 22 November 2023, in Dubai, in the presence of senior decision-makers who focused on pertinent decarbonisation and sustainability efforts within the region and beyond.
The conference serves as the ideal platform gathering regional participants from across the industry to discuss the latest updates and emerging trends in the sector. Mr. Ravi Singh, CEO of SULB Bahrain & KSA, took part in the first Keynote CEOs Panel Discussion under the title: “The Dawn of a New Steelmaking Era?” which provided an overview of the steelmaking industry in the MENA region, new projects and regional demand drivers, as well as the challenges and opportunities posed by natural resources and energy transition.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Ravi Singh, CEO of SULB said: “We are pleased to have participated in this year’s Middle East Iron & Steel Conference as Platinum sponsors. At SULB, we strive to continuously take part in prestigious events with the aim of sharing the latest developments in the sector and engage in long-term networking opportunities. Moving forward, we hope to invest in more regional events to elevate our connection with DRI, semi-finished steel material (Billets) and Structural Steel Sections customers with the aim of showcasing & continuously improving our range of Bahraini and Saudi products.”
In addition to the latest developments in green steel, key industry professionals conferred over recent major projects across the region from Saudi Arabia to the UAE, which have contributed to driving steel consumption and shifting supply and demand dynamics in the months to come.
Through its expertise and industry insight, SULB is committed to participating in leading events and initiatives that will bring about new business opportunities and a vision for the future of the steel industry.