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INDIA COPPER FORUM
2016

Date: 20th December 2016
Venue: Hotel Sofitel, BKC Mumbai
Time: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm


After a successful show in 2015, International Copper Association India (ICA India) is proud to host the 2nd edition of India Copper Forum in association with Hindalco Industries Ltd and Vedanta Ltd. The theme for this year is “Future is Copper” we aim to discuss new opportunities for copper in applications that will be creating fresh demand. This platform brings together copper fraternity to congregate and deliberate opportunities and challenges over an exclusive platform, India Copper Forum.

The India Copper Forum will have array of domestic and international experts to share their views on:

  • Electric vehicles: The missing piece in this jig-saw puzzle
  • Appliances growth opportunities with Energy Efficiency
  • Renewable Energy takes off to meet the goal of 175 GW

Copper demand has surged in recent years due to urbanization in emerging markets such as China and India. As emerging market’s populations move to cities, the need for new residential housing, transportation and infrastructure arises. Consolidation and improvement in operations of railways by bringing in better technology will also be a big positive for the copper industry. Wires and Cables are integral components of Electrical & Power, Infrastructure, Real Estate and IT industries which are key for the development of the ‘100 Smart Cities’ in India. Other upcoming and strategic areas where demand will grow include electric vehicle, renewable energy, aquaculture, energy efficient appliances and defence.

The domestic consumption is said to accelerate through various initiatives under ‘Goods and Service Tax’, ‘Make in India’ and ‘Housing for All’. There has been a shift, right from market fundamentals to roles of industry players in the last few years. With this many are looking forward to improvement in market conditions with the support of Indian Government.

In Association With:                 Digital Partner:
Hindalco Industries Ltd           The Economic Times
Vedanta Ltd

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