This consultation, which is open until November 25, 2022, seeks to ensure that our methodologies continue to reflect the physical market under indexation, in compliance with the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) principles for Price Reporting Agencies (PRAs). This includes all elements of our pricing process, our price specifications and publication frequency.
Fastmarkets FOEX proposes no changes to the current index methodology or specifications for the PIX US NBSK gross price index. Please find the current methodology for the FOEX PIX US Pulp indices here.
Please send responses in writing, preferably in electronic format, to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please add the respective subject heading “PIX Pulp US annual methodology review”.
Please specify whether your response is confidential. Opinions offered in confidential responses may be referenced but will not be attributed in any way.
Fastmarkets will publish the outcome of this methodology review by December 9, 2022, including a summary of the feedback with the exception of those marked as confidential. Any proposals to make material changes, discontinue or launch prices will involve a separate market consultation, the length of which will depend on how substantial the change is.