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Unión de Empresas Siderúrgicas

Identification number in the register: 44209611834-88
Registration date: 12/06/2009 11:22:27

The information on this entity was last modified on: 21/01/2015 18:37:28
The date of the last annual update was: 01/06/2014 20:19:39

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Unión de Empresas Siderúrgicas



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Trade, business & professional associations

    Contact details

Castelló, 128
Madrid 28006

(+34) 915624018

(+34) 915626584

UNESID is the Association of the Spanish Steel Industry. It gathers all the steelmakers and most of the downstream steel products companies
Since its incorporation, in 1969, has been deeply involved in European issues, and is now focused in Trade Policy, R&D, Environment, Climate Change, Energy, Sustainability, Statistics, and Economic Studies issues.
Main officers for EU affairs are:
Andrés Barceló, Director General
Alfonso Hidalgo de Calcerrada, Chief Economist
Santiago Oliver, Environment, R&D, and Energy Director
Gema Palazón, HR Director
David Herrero, (external), Board Secretariat and Legal Counsel

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Andrés Barceló

Director General

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Andrés Barceló

Director General

    Goals / remit

Representar los intereses de la industria siderúrgica española ante las autoridades regionales, nacionales y europeas, asi como ante los medios de comunicación y terceras partes interesadas.
Prestar servicios específicos a las empresas asociadas, en particular en actividades de estudios económicos y estadísticas, medio ambiente, seguridad en el trabajo, e I+D
Servir de punto de encuentro entre los asociados para intercambio de experiencias en los campos objeto de interés, con seguimiento estricto de la legislación y directrices de competencia



1. Política Comercial
2. Cambio climático
3. Medio Ambiente
4. Diálogo social
5. responsabilidad social empresarial
6. I+D
7. Política energética
8. Competencia y ayudas de estado

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


Andrés Barceló, Director General, responsable de las relaciones con la UE.
Santiago oliver, Director,responsable de Cambio climático, medio ambiente, I+D, y energía
Alfonso Hidalgo de Calecerrada, Director y Chief Economist, responsable de Economía, finanzas y transportes
Gema Palazón,Directora, responsable de prevención y seguridad, de formación continua y del diálogo social.
David Herrero, Secretario General y asesor legal, responsable de temas de competencia

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Jose Andres BARCELÓ 05/09/2014 03/09/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

Eurofer, the European Steel Association
ESTA, European Steel Tubes Association
CIELFFA, the European Association of cold rolled narrow strip
ESTEP, The European Steel Technology Platform
Euroslag, the association of organisations and companies concerned with the manufacture and utilisation of slag products
CEOE, la Confederación española de organizaciones empresariales
AENOR, la Asociación española de normalización y certificación

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

50,000  € - 100,000  €

0 €

0 €

UNESID is mostly financed by its members contributions It participates in some projects financed by Spanish administration, linked to R&D, and Safety and Occupational Health. Those projects shall have a dedicated budget, and it cannot be used in other way different than committed

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.