Log In | Become a Member | Contact Us

Connect on Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn

RISI Announces Program Lineup for 2014 International Containerboard Conference

Friday, August 15, 2014

Press release from the issuing company

Boston - RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced program details for its Sixteenth International Containerboard Conference. The conference will be held November 5-7, 2014 in Chicago, IL at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Lakefront hotel.

The conference will feature an impressive lineup of guest speakers from leading companies across theglobal containerboard and corrugated markets. A select group of RISI economists will also present research, market outlooks and forecasts for critical market segments.

The Conference Program will feature the following topics:

  • Keynote: Global Opportunities for North America’s Virgin Fiber Containerboard Industry
  • The Global Economy – Modest Improvement
  • Outlook for North American Containerboard Industry
  • China’s Containerboard Market Outlook—Changing Nature of Domestic Growth
  • Global OCC Market Outlook
  • Future Cost Competitiveness of North American Virgin vs. Recycled Mills
  • Containerboard Conversions—Opportunities and Challenges
  • Panel Discussion: Pros and Cons of Containerboard Conversions
  • Recycled Greenfield Containerboard Mill of the Future
  • Panel discussion: What Independents Want From Their Containerboard Suppliers
  • North American Corrugated Industry’s Growing Productivity and Changing Structure
  • On Demand Packaging—New Corrugated Business Model for the Internet Age
  • Plastic Returnable Container (RPC) Threat—How Should the Corrugated Industry Respond?
  • Panel Discussion: Impact of Sustainability Programs at CPGs on Corrugated Box Demand
  • Trends in the European Corrugated Packaging Market
  • Western European Containerboard Market Outlook
  • Russia/Eastern Europeans's Growth Outlook Post Ukrainian Crisis
  • Mexico - North America&'s Fastest Growing Corrugated Market
  • Outlook for the Latin American Containerboard Market
  • Panel Discussion: How Investors Look at the Containerboard Industry

For more information or to register, visit: www.risi.com/icc.


Post a Comment

To post a comment Log In or Become a Member, doing so is simple and free



Email Icon Email

Print Icon Print

Label & Packaging Editor

Jennifer Matt

Patrick Henry, Section Editor
Pat has covered graphic communications for nearly 30 years as a reporter, an editor, and a commentator.


Become a Member

Join the thousands of printing executives who are already part of the WhatTheyThink Community.

Copyright © 2016 WhatTheyThink. All Rights Reserved