Price indices for pulp, paper, packaging available from Forestweb

LOS ANGELES , March 1, 2006 (press release) –

Forestweb is offering its proprietary price indices for pulp, paper, and packaging to qualified companies and individuals. Currently these indices are available only on Forestweb's iiAnalyst and through Bloomberg.


Developed for Forestweb's iiAnalyst clients, the five indices available are: North American Pulp, North American Packaging, North American Printing/Writing, North American Communication Papers, and North American Publishing Papers. Each index represents a statistical measure of a weighted average for each grade and summarizes the relative changes in price levels over time.

Industry Intelligence Analyst (iiAnalyst) is a fully-managed, central repository of forest product industry-specific data. The service tracks and manages hundreds of current and historical data series -- capacity, price, trade, industry indicators -- aggregating them on the client desktop. Designed to meet the needs of corporate executives who rely on numerical intelligence for investment strategy, market projections, sales analysis, executive presentations, iiAnalyst eliminates the time spent on data management and lets the user concentrate on business critical tasks, such as review, analysis, and forecasting.

Individuals and companies interested in registering for the Forestweb Price Index service can register at

About Forestweb: Forestweb Inc. provides innovative services that manage and deliver business and industry-specific intelligence. Forestweb's product offerings include the iiSolution Suite (iiHub, iiPublisher, iiAnalyst, iiDirect, iiFeed), and the following business publications, The Reel Time Report and Pacific Rim Wood Market Report. Founded in 1999, Forestweb serves the following forest product sectors -- pulp, paper, packaging, recycling, forestry, logs, chips, timber, lumber and panels. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles and can be found at For more information, email

* All content is copyrighted by Industry Intelligence, or the original respective author or source. You may not recirculate, redistrubte or publish the analysis and presentation included in the service without Industry Intelligence's prior written consent. Please review our terms of use.