Graphic paper

Understand the dynamics of global paper demand. Prepare for a shrinking graphic paper market and track specific grades.

The paper market is vast. From newsprint to uncoated mechanical, and coated woodfree papers, grade prices and availability fluctuate based on consumer behavior, policies and even pandemics.

In the last 18 months, the world has witnessed a drop in office paper demand. There are concerns of cost competitiveness and availability and questions about how tariffs might affect global trade. Professionals across the industry need an objective resource.

Monitor paper market supply and demand for all grades worldwide. Get prices, news and forecasting for 160 sub-grades of graphic packaging.

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What’s happening in the paper market today?

Graphic paper mills are converting their machines to make other grades. Stay on top of the industry’s leading news to understand the supply and demand dynamics at play, labor shortages and distribution challenges affecting the market. Understand the context around price developments, capacity and disruptions in these markets.

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Navigate the paper market with confidence when you tap into 30+ years of expertise.

Unmatched price data on over 80 sub-grades across the market
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