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US market participants are keeping a close watch on packaging board and paper demand and inventory levels amid expectations for lower prices
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Our experts take a deep dive into how mortgage rates are impacting housing affordability and how that impacts lumber prices
North America’s presence in Japan is gradually fading as the competition grows
Fastmarkets RISI is inviting feedback from the industry on the pricing methodologies for Latin American prices, including boxboard (Brazil), graphic papers (Brazil and Mexico), recovered paper (Mexico), and containerboard (Brazil and Mexico), as part of its announced annual methodology review process.
Strict Covid-19 restrictions are stifling packaging demand in China and triggering production curbs for recycled containerboard producers
Strong export demand from Southeast Asia helped bringing up PfR prices while domestic mill demand remain sluggish
Fastmarkets RISI invited feedback from the industry on the pricing methodology for Asia Graphic Paper, via an open consultation process between October 14 and November 14,2022.
Improvements in pulp supply is coinciding with softening demand, while risks in the form of inflation, production cost and Covid-19 are set to challenge the pulp market in 2023
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