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Platts is pleased to recognize the outstanding organizations that are supporting the 2017 Global Metals Awards.

Learn how you can sponsor this year's Global Metal Awards.

Bronze Sponsor

New Steel, worldwide leader and pioneer in Dry Concentration Process Technology for the iron ore industry. An innovative dry technology that improves the recovery of iron ore fines up to 10µ, low grade ROM and compact ores, providing high quality premium products while reducing environmental impact of mining operations.


Executive Sponsor

The flagship company of the over $11 billion JSW Group, JSW Steel is testament to decades of experience and a dynamic culture that have culminated in the company becoming the leading manufacturer of value added and high end steel in India.

Table Sponsor

Approximately 97 percent of the world's batteries use lead-acid chemistry. While lead-acid batteries are almost 100 percent recyclable, the traditional process – smelting – is highly polluting and inefficient. Aqua Metals Inc. has reinvented lead recycling with its proprietary AquaRefining™ technology, a fundamentally non-polluting process.


Table Sponsor

UC RUSAL is a leading global producer of aluminum, in 2015 accounting for about 6% of the world's aluminum output and about 7% of the world's alumina production. The Company employs over 61,000 people and runs nearly 40 smelters and production facilities in 19 countries, across 5 continents. With its core smelters located in Siberia, RUSAL builds on secure access to sources of green, renewable hydro-power. RUSAL sells its products in the European, Asian and North American markets.


Table Sponsor

Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling is the East Coast’s largest privately held scrap metal processor. Headquartered out of Owego, New York, the company has 18 locations throughout New York and Pennsylvania with two shredders (one in Owego, New York and one in New Castle, Pennsylvania). The company will process more than one million tons of ferrous and 250 million pounds of nonferrous scrap metal in 2017. The company is the recipient of the 2014 and 2016 Platts Global Leadership Award in Scrap Recycling and the 2015 and 2016 Scrap Company of the Year Award from American Metal Market.


Media Partner

Please contact Neil Roberts by email ( or by telephone at +44 20 7176 7638 with any questions about Global Metal Awards sponsorships.

2017 Sponsorships Available
By sponsoring the Platts Global Metals Awards you can share in the prestige of one of the industry's most powerful gatherings. Enjoy exposure to key prospects and customers in a thoughtful environment conducive to executive networking and relationship building.

Contact Neil Roberts for more information at +44 20 7176 7638.