COVERAGE NOTE: Proposed changes to Brazil graphic papers coverage
SAO PAULO, Sept. 10, 2019 (PPI Latin America) -To offer better coverage of price developments in Latin America, Fastmarkets RISI is considering expanding its graphic papers coverage in Brazil.
Currently Fastmarkets RISI publishes assessments for 90 g/m2 imported CWF. Going forward we are seeking feedback from stakeholders on whether to
- expand the current assessment from purely 90 g/m2 to include basis weights from 90 g/m2 to 115 g/m2, or
- to launch a new assessment series for imported CWF 115 g/m².
Market participants report most negotiations of CWF use the 115 g/m2 as a benchmark, whereas 90 g/m2 concentrates an important volume of negotiations.
Fastmarkets RISI will ...