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By Alejandro Mata, European Forest Products Economist, RISI
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM, March 3, 2014 - At first glance it might seem clear what the effects of the heavy demand declines are in several of the graphic paper grades in Western Europe. The increasing need to keep supply in balance with the continuously contracting demand is probably the most obvious one, as failing Read More
By David Katsnelson
BEDFORD, MA, February 17, 2014 - Emerging markets have come under some pressure in the past few weeks, prompting a sell-off in their currencies and raising fears of a crisis and contagion. The main culprits this time are Argentina and Turkey, although others have also been affected. The question is how and whether Read More