COVERAGE NOTE: Deadline for comments on proposed changes to North American pulp price assessments
BOSTON, Feb. 17, 2015 ( Fastmarkets RISI ) –
Fastmarkets RISI requests feedback from all stakeholders regarding proposed changes to its North American pulp price assessments. The deadline for feedback is Monday, February 23.
* Improvements to current methodology (won’t affect continuity of reported price series)
* Rationalize publication of Fastmarkets RISI prices across World Pulp Monthly, PPI Pulp & Paper Week and online news
* Combine coverage of NBHK and SBHK; discontinue BCTMP price assessment
* New net price assessment
These proposed changes are based on an extensive market consultation process with stakeholders throughout the North American pulp market.