Press & media 

Press & media are welcome to join the European Steel Day.

Press conference


On the side-lines of European Steel Day 2019 taking place on 26 June 2019, the European Steel Association (EUROFER) is hosting a press conference on:

  • The economic situation of the European steel industry,
  • The impact of the EU steel safeguard,
  • The impact of rising CO2 and energy costs.
When & Where?

The press conference will take place at the Concert Noble at Rue d’Arlon 82, 1000 Bruxelles at 13:45 CET on 26 June 2019. This press conference is happening just ahead of European Steel Day 2019. 

More information about European Steel Day 2019 can be found at


  • Geert Van Poelvoorde, CEO ArcelorMittal Flat Carbon Europe; President, EUROFER

  • Roeland Baan, President and CEO, Outokumpu Oyj

  • Mario Caldonazzo, CEO, Arvedi; Vice-President, Federacciai

  • Axel Eggert, Director General, EUROFER

  • Heinz Jörg Fuhrmann, CEO, Salzgitter AG

The press conference will consist of a statement by EUROFER’s President, followed by a Q&A.

Contact and press accreditation

To register for the press conference and receive press accreditation, please RSVP to Charles de Lusignan, Spokesman and Communications Manager, +32 2 738 79 35 (