ITA 2023 Regional Meeting

The International Tar Association warmly invites you to attend a Regional Meeting in Tokyo, Japan on Wednesday, May 24. The Regional Meeting will include an introduction of the ITA, promotion of the 2023 Annual Conference and will include 3 market presentations. A luncheon will immediately follow the meeting. This meeting is open to both ITA member companies and invited guests in the coal tar or related industries. The ITA Executive Board looks forward to welcoming you to the meeting.


The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo
Tokyo Midtown 9-7-1 Akasaka
Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-6245
Meeting Room: Parkview East

Schedule of Events:

  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am: Meeting Registration
  • 10:30 am – 12:30 pm: ITA Regional Meeting
    • Presentations:
    • European Coal Tar Market Outlook
      Mr. Kris Vanherbergen, Rain Carbon
    • China Coal Tar and Coal Tar Pitch Market Outlook
      Mr. Deng Xiaoxing and Mr. Zhou Baogang, East River Asia Limited
    • Carbon Black Feed Regional Review
      Mr. Tim Bart, Carbon Management International (CMI)
  • 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Luncheon

Registration for the 2023 Regional Meeting is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact Tim Bart at Thank you.