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, including an overview of the latest data.
  • The topic of European Steel Day 2019, namely ‘Transitioning to the Future of EU Industry’, what EUROFER and the steel industry are doing to secure this transition, and our vision for the future of manufacturing in Europe.

When & Where?

The press conference will take place at the Concert Noble at Rue d’Arlon 82, 1000 Bruxelles at 14:00 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


  • Mr Geert Van Poelvoorde, President, EUROFER; Executive Vice President, CEO ArcelorMittal Europe Flat
  • Mr Axel Eggert, Director General, EUROFER

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 accredititation, please RSVP to Charles de Lusignan, Spokesman and Communications Manager, +32 2 738 79 35 (