Shanghai to Host 14th China International Silver Conference

silvercoin(Washington, D.C. – June  22, 2015) – The Silver Institute is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 14th China International Silver Conference (CISC), which will be held in Shanghai, China, from September 16-18, 2015. The CISC is the most prominent global international silver conference and offers attendees an exceptional opportunity to network with key Chinese and international silver market participants.

Shanghai, a vibrant metropolis, is China’s largest city by population and is a major international financial center. China is the world leader in terms of silver fabrication demand, the third largest silver producing country, and demonstrates an ever-increasing influence in the global silver financial market, making Shanghai a perfect setting for this important event.

The CISC will be held at the Hilton Double Tree Hotel, a five-star hotel conveniently located in the heart of Shanghai.

Attendees will hear presentations on the following topics, and more:

  • Current View of the Global Silver Market
  • The Status of China’s Silver Industry During the 13th Five-Year Plan
  • Silver Scrap: The Forgotten Fundamental
  • China’s Growing Opportunities for Silver Investment
  • Outlook of Silver’s Industrial Uses
  • China’s Silver Jewelry and Silverware Industry
  • Two-Year China Economic Forecast
  • The Foundation and Status of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone
  • The Evolution of Silver and Global Trade
  • World Silver Mining Resources and Future Mine Supply
  • Silver Processing in China
  • The LBMA Silver Price and Silver Bar Certification

Conference participants will include manufacturers, refiners, leading silver mining companies, investors, silver traders and futures brokers, government officials, silver industry organizations, and the media. Last year’s conference drew over 400 delegates from across the silver supply chain.

The CISC is hosted by the China General Chamber of Commerce, the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals & Chemicals Importers & Exporters, the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association, the Gems & Jewelry Trade Association of China, and the Silver Institute.  The Conference is being organized by the Shanghai White Platinum and Silver Exchange.

A welcome dinner will take place on September 16th, and the speakers’ program will cover a full day on the 17thand a half-day on the 18th.

Registration is now underway, and more information on the conference can be found at the conference web site:

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