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Jan 14, 2016, 09:30 ET
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RISI's NEW Asian Forest Business Summit will combine the well known Annual Asian Conference and China Paper Packaging Summit

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that their new Asian...

Jan 13, 2016, 11:37 ET
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Unlimited Networking Opportunities in the World's Largest Financial Community at RISI's Forest Investment Conference

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced the new, updated agenda for the Forest Investment...

Dec 18, 2015, 06:00 ET
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RISI's 2016 European CEO of the Year Announced!

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that Kari Jordan, President and...

Dec 01, 2015, 11:14 ET
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Long-Term Outlook for Pulp Imports into China Is Mixed, as Paper Production Slows Sharply

China's paper industry is quickly transitioning into a slow-growth phase that poses challenges to pulp and wood fiber suppliers to that country....

Oct 20, 2015, 13:00 ET

RISI's PPI Magazine merges with TAPPI's Paper 360

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, and TAPPI, the leading association for the worldwide pulp,...

Jun 25, 2015, 13:27 ET
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RISI Announces Program Lineup for the 2015 North American Conference

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced the program lineup for the 30th Annual North...

Jun 17, 2015, 11:39 ET
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David W. Scheible, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Graphic Packaging International, named RISI North American CEO of the Year

Mr. David W. Scheible, Chairman of Graphic Packaging Holding Company and Chief Executive Officer of Graphic Packaging, Inc. has been named the 2015...

May 14, 2015, 17:07 ET
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Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) and Rainforest Alliance to Discuss APP's Progress on Zero Deforestation at RISI's Asian Conference!

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is excited to have Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) and...

Feb 12, 2015, 14:23 ET
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Institutional Investments in Timberland Topping $100 Billion Globally - But Does the Outlook for Forest Products Markets Support This Bullish Trend?

RISI's Annual Forest Products and Timberland Investment Conference will examine how investors rate timberland amongst other real assets, while...

Jan 27, 2015, 15:05 ET
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New Paper Market Service Provides Custom Intelligence to Buyers

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today introduced a new service for packaging procurement...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:00 ET
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RISI's European CEO of the Year Announced!

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that Gary McGann, Chief Executive Officer of...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Global recovered paper demand to grow 2.5% per year until 2029 as trade shifts worldwide

 Though the recovered paper markets experienced volatility over the last few decades, growth has cooled in the last two years due to...

Oct 09, 2014, 00:05 ET
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2014 PPI Awards Winners Announced

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced the winners of the 2014 PPI Awards. The PPI Awards...

Oct 01, 2014, 11:16 ET
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RISI Announces New RISI Indices Business

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today the creation of RISI Indices, a new business...

Sep 16, 2014, 06:00 ET
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RISI Announces New Senior Economist for International Timber

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced the addition of Senior International Timber...

Sep 03, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Global wood pellet demand to reach 50 million tonnes by 2024

Global wood pellet demand is rapidly expanding as consumers, businesses and regulators look for alternatives to fossil fuels. Globally, wood pellet...

Jul 18, 2014, 15:41 ET

John V. Faraci, CEO of International Paper, named RISI North American CEO of the Year

Mr. John V. Faraci, CEO of International Paper, has been named the 2014 North American CEO of the Year by RISI, the leading information provider...

May 28, 2014, 15:06 ET
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NANOCELLULOSE: transformational new material from the forest products industry

Nanocellulose (NC) is a highly versatile material with unique properties that allow it to be used in numerous industrial applications. Growth in...

May 13, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Marcelo Castelli, CEO Of Fibria, Named RISI Latin American CEO Of The Year

Mr. Marcelo Castelli, Chief Executive Officer of Fibria, has been named the 2014 Latin American CEO of the Year by RISI, the leading information...

Apr 15, 2014, 12:07 ET
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Cheung Yan of Nine Dragons Named RISI's 2014 Asian CEO of the Year

 RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry today announced that Ms. Cheung Yan, Chairlady of Nine Dragons...