Fluctuating supply and demand levels in any industry can impact prices throughout the supply chain. Knowing when shifts happen and what they mean for your costs will help you negotiate, plan, and report your packaging costs with confidence. Fortunately, you can track key market indicators in the paper industry to understand and anticipate price changes
Fast Markets RISI
Fastmarkets is the leading price reporting, analytics and events organization for the global forest products, metals, and industrial minerals markets. It operates within Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC. Fastmarkets price reporting supports transactions in commodities markets around the world. Fastmarkets RISI is the world’s most trusted price reporting and market analysis provider for the forest products sector. Businesses working in the pulp and paper, packaging, wood products, lumber, timber, biomass, tissue and nonwovens markets use Fastmarkets RISI data and insights to benchmark prices, settle contracts and inform their strategies worldwide. Fastmarkets RISI clients comprise more than 97% of the world’s forest products sector, plus many of the industry’s end-users, suppliers, investors and financial-service providers. Along with objective price reporting and industry data, Fastmarkets RISI provides forecasts, analysis, conferences and consulting services to stakeholders throughout the forest products supply chain. Fastmarkets maintains locations in London, New York, Boston, Atlanta, Oakland, Eugene, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Brussels, Helsinki, São Paulo, Shanghai, Beijing and Singapore. Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 250 share index. It is a leading international business-to-business information group focused primarily on the global banking, asset management and commodities sectors.