The Spanish Association of Steelworks Exporters´ (SIDEREX) is a non profit organization founded in 1996, whose main goals are to promote Spanish steel exports and to defend the general interests of its members.
SIDEREX is currently made up 60 companies, ranging from carbon, stainless and alloy steel mills, steel processors to engineering & equipment manufacturers, spare parts, components, raw materials and service companies for steel plants. Their total turnover was 5,200 million € in 2014 with exports of 3,200 million €.
In order to achieve its objectives, SIDEREX sends Trade Missions abroad, invites Foreign Purchasers Delegations to Spain, participates in International Congresses and Trade Fairs, carries out market research, channels enquiries and demands, organizes advertising campaigns and other marketing activities.
All of them financed by its members´ fees and with the support of ICEX and the Basque Government.
Our office is located in Bilbao, the steel city in Spain, being part of AGEX GROUP, a pool of more than 30 people working for the Agricultural Machinery and Livestock Equipment Exporters Association (AGRAGEX), Castings Exporters Association (FUNDIGEX) and Railway Association (MAFEX) from Spain.