The European Steel Association
II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations
Trade and business associations
Avenue de Cortenbergh, 172
(+32)02 738 79 20
Mr Axel Eggert
Mr Axel EGGERT
EUROFER represents the total of steel production in the European Union. Its members are steel companies and national steel federations throughout the EU. The major steel companies and national steel federations in Switzerland and Turkey are associate members.
The objectives of EUROFER are to provide information,services and guidance to it's members related to European and international policy affairs and political, economic and market analysis, and providing guidance for the implementation of EU legislation. These services consist, inter alia, in the
- exchange of information on all issues of common interest, particularly as regards market developments, employment and the global development of the steel industry, and this in full compliance with competition rules.
- co-operation in the fields of energy and raw materials supply, transport, environmental protection, financial and legal questions, promotion and technical research, and, more geenrally, by means of all studies and actions which contribute to the harmonious development of the European steel industry.
All topics that matter to the EU steel industries.
Further information related to EUROFER's Departments, position papers and EUROFER staff can be found on our website.
Input to EU consultations:
• Public Consultation on revision of the EU Emission Trading System (EU ETS) Directive
• Public consultation on draft guidelines on environmental and energy State aid for 2014-2020
• Public consultation on the review of progress towards the 2020 energy efficiency objective and a 2030 energy efficiency policy framework
• Questions for stakeholder consultation on Emission Trading System (ETS) post-2020 carbon leakage provisions
• Public Consultation on Impact Assessment
1) EUROFER Annual Report
2) European Steel in Figures:Brochure including key facts and figures of the European Steel Industry.
3) The European Steel Day: Annual event hosted by the European Steel Association. It provides a common voice for the industry and underlines the benefits of steel as a material. This annual event is a unique occasion for representatives from the steel sector to discuss the competitiveness and main challenges of the steel industry in Europe.
4) Steel and the Circular Economy (2016)
5) Steel, the Backbone of Sustainability in Europe (2016)
6) Ecofys study : Carbon costs for the steel sector in Europe post-2020 (2016)
All publications are available on EUROFER website
1) High Level Expert Group on Steel: Not active
2) High Level Group on Energy Intensive Industries:http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3326
1) The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), notably the Consultative Commission on Industrial Change (CCMI): http://www.eesc.europa.eu/?i=portal.en.ccmi-members
50%: 2 25%: 6
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See EUROFER members list:http://www.eurofer.eu/About%20us/Members
1) Metals for Buildings: http://www.metalsforbuildings.eu/
2) Construction for Products: http://www.construction-products.eu/
3) Alliance for Energy Intensive Industries (no website)
4) Alliance for a Competitive European Industry: http://www.businesseurope.eu/Content/Default.asp?PageID=605
01/2015 - 12/2015
600,000 € - 699,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
Particular caution should be undertaken with regard to declared costs related to the activities covered by the register as double counting will occur when both a member and their trade association make this declaration
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.