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25 May, 2017, 13:39 ET Port Partners Join to Support Long-Standing PPI Transport Symposium

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is pleased to announce the PPI Transport Symposium 22 (TS22), to be...


08 May, 2017, 16:54 ET Registration Opens for RISI's International Containerboard Conference - Latin America

Registration has opened for the International Containerboard Conference – Latin America presented by RISI, the leading information provider for the...


12 Apr, 2017, 14:26 ET Strategic Partnership Struck Between RISI, TAPPI, and iT's Tissue

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is proud to announce RISI and TAPPI, co-producers of the TISSUE...


12 Apr, 2017, 14:26 ET RISI North American Forest Products Conference Sets Sail for Boston

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today that registration for the 32nd Annual North...


07 Apr, 2017, 11:48 ET RISI Acquired by Leading Information Group, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that it has been acquired by Euromoney...


04 Apr, 2017, 14:44 ET RISI's Latin American Conference Opens Registration to Welcome the Forest Product Industry

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced today that registration for the Twelfth Annual Latin...


24 Mar, 2017, 13:54 ET iT's Tissue Becomes 'Organizing Partner' for RISI/TAPPI TISSUE 2017 Conference

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today that RISI and TAPPI, co-producers of the TISSUE...


16 Mar, 2017, 14:31 ET The Global Landscape: Forest Investment Conference Takes on Europe and Beyond

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is preparing to provide a European perspective on global...


15 Mar, 2017, 18:31 ET Cheung Yan, Chairlady of Nine Dragons Paper Selected as This Year's Asia CEO of the Year

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


03 Mar, 2017, 14:35 ET RISI and TAPPI Join Forces to Produce a New Tissue Industry Event

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that registration has opened for Tissue 2017...


14 Feb, 2017, 15:19 ET Soaring Packaging Prices and the Future of the Market to Take Main Stage at Industry Event

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced the Asian Conference will address the recent price...


18 Jan, 2017, 13:26 ET RISI's PPI Transport Symposium 22 to gather forest product professionals from around the globe

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced that the PPI Transport Symposium 22 will highlight...


22 Dec, 2016, 10:53 ET RISI Announces The 2017 European CEO of The Year Award

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that Berry Wiersum, Chief Executive Officer...


21 Dec, 2016, 11:15 ET Wood pellet trade has doubled over 5 years, driven by biomass-fueled power generation

As the world works to replace fossil fuels, wood pellets are playing a key role in decarbonizing power grids. European nations, in particular, have...


15 Dec, 2016, 13:43 ET Timber Plantations Attract More Investors, Can Reward Region-Specific Strategies

In a global financial landscape where reliable returns are hard to find, investors are steadily upping their exposure to investments rooted in the...


29 Nov, 2016, 08:05 ET Brexit impacts on global forest product markets to take main stage at RISI's European Conference

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced the 19th Annual European Conference will highlight...


21 Nov, 2016, 18:00 ET Winners announced at the 2016 PPI Awards

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, selected the winners of the 2016 PPI Awards. The PPI Awards honor...


07 Nov, 2016, 08:15 ET Slowdown Prompts China's Pulp and Paper Producers to Consolidate, Invest Overseas

As China's economic boom has slowed in recent years, its pulp and paper sector has responded with significant shifts in strategy. Mergers, overseas...


12 Oct, 2016, 13:29 ET Substantive Steps Towards More Sustainable Global Economy Attract Spotlight for Pulp & Paper Industry Leaders

Pulp and Paper industry leaders at some of the largest and most influential companies will be sharing their bold and effective corporate...


30 Sep, 2016, 12:25 ET Leaders to Converge in Chicago to Discuss Major Trends in the North American, Global Containerboard/Box Industry

 Major trends and issues of the containerboard industry will be explored at the International Containerboard Conference (ICC) in Chicago,...


01 Sep, 2016, 12:47 ET FOEX Announces Implementation of IOSCO Principles

FOEX has adopted the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Principles for Price Reporting Agencies (PRA) for its PIX Pulp...


10 Jun, 2016, 15:50 ET RISI and FOEX launch new US NBSK net price initiative

RISI, in cooperation with FOEX, today announced the successful completion of Stage 1 of a pilot program to launch a new index to measure...


03 Jun, 2016, 11:35 ET Growing demand, shifting supply in global fluff pulp market

Global demand for fluff pulp is growing steadily, but disruptive shifts on the supply side could upset the balance of costs, prices and...


02 May, 2016, 18:47 ET RISI and TAPPI Announce TISSUE 2017

 TAPPI along with RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced an International Tissue Conference,...


14 Jan, 2016, 09:30 ET 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...