Following consultation with stakeholders and as previously announced, Fastmarkets RISI has discontinued the following price assessments with effect from October 2020.
These assessments will no longer appear in PPI Pulp & Paper Week, the Fastmarkets RISI portal and mobile app, as well as all data feeds.
Fastmarkets RISI will retain assessments of Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft CIF Japan and CIF Korea. There is still sufficient liquidity in these markets to sustain assessments and sufficient demand for them from the market.
Fastmarkets RISI held a consultation process on these changes from March 13 to April 10 2020.
For more information on Fastmarkets RISI’s methodology for global pulp markets, please see here.
For other Fastmarkets RISI coverage notes please see here.