Quarterly Updates and ITA News

Association News - August 2017

  • For 2017, the International Tar Association welcomes new Executive ITA Member Coopers Creek Chemical Corporation to the Association! Coopers Creeks Chemical Corporation is a Coal Tar Distillation company located in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, USA. Welcome to ITA!
  • 2017 Annual Conference Registration Now Open

    The ITA Executive Board is pleased to announce the selection of Prague, Czech Republic as the location for the 2017 ITA Annual Conference. The conference will be held at Hilton Prague Old Town Hotel September 24 – 26, 2017. Conference registration is NOW OPEN on the website – Register Here.

    Our goal for this year's conference is to have more than 100 delegates attending the Prague meeting, including many ITA member companies and additional non-member delegates. We encourage all members to share information on the conference within your markets as we work together to have a successful conference – thank you!

    The ITA would like to thank Mr. Martin Marek and Deza a.s. for assisting the association with planning the 2017 Annual Conference. Along with Deza, the ITA Executive Board looks forward to welcoming all conference delegates to Prague.

  • ITA Scholarship Program

    For the ITA Scholarship Program, applications can be submitted April 1 – June 1. We invite all member companies to review the Scholarship Program Description and Application posted on the website. Members need to login to the website with email and password to access the scholarship information. Any questions, please contact the ITA administrator.

  • ITA Regional Meetings in India:
    Mumbai, Friday, March 17, 2017
    Kolkata, Monday, March 20, 2017

    The ITA has scheduled two regional meetings to promote the Association and 2017 Annual Conference to be held in India. For these meetings, the ITA will be in both Mumbai and Kolkata. The meetings will have the same meeting agenda.

    For the Mumbai Meeting on March 17, the ITA thanks Mr. Vikram Handa of Epsilon Carbon Private Limited, for helping to organize the meeting. Mr. Deng Xiaoxing, Vice President representing Asia will attend the meeting. Mr. Deng will make a presentation on the Chinese Coal Tar and Coal Tar Pitch markets, as well represent the ITA Board for the meeting discussion.

    For the Kolkata Meeting on March 20, the ITA thanks Mr. Tushar Choudhary of Himadri Specialty Chemical Limited for helping to organize the meeting. Mr. Deng will again present and represent the ITA Board at the meeting.

    For additional information on the meetings, please contact Mr. Tim Bart, president@itaorg.com.