PIX Pulp

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Pulp NBSK and BHKP Europe
  • The price is for a minimum amount of 100 metric tons of prime quality Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft in USD and 200 metric tons of Bleached Hardwood Kraft Pulp market pulp (eucalyptus or birch) in USD.
  • Terms of delivery/payment: Standard delivery and payment terms, frequently used between the two parties
  • Contract-based or other recurring business with similar pricing and discounting terms, between companies regularly buying or selling pulp
  • Price before any customer-specific rebates or any additional temporary discounts
  • Price of trades with a final price agreement for the month
  • Final price agreement on price for delivery during the current month and each delivery against that agreement
  • Price against free market pulp trades only - no prices against integrated shipments nor prices tied to PIX or any other index
  • Standard dryness i.e. 90% air dry
  • Standard strength characteristics
  • Brightness 88 or higher (for standard ECF/TCF)
  • Please find a pdf-version of the PIX Pulp Europe methodology and specifications, including revisions starting from Nov 1 2015, here.
Pulp US NBSK Gross
  • The price is for a minimum amount of 100 metric tons of prime quality NBSK in USD.
  • Terms of delivery: Delivered to customer/customer's warehouse in the USA
  • Terms of payment: 30 days net or the most frequent
  • Price before any customer-specific rebates
  • Price for a regular customer for pulp intended to be delivered within the current month or latest during the month following the trade
  • Price against free market pulp trades only - no prices against integrated shipments nor prices tied to PIX or any other index
  • Standard dryness i.e. 90% air dry
  • Standard strength characteristics
  • Brightness 88 or higher (for standard ECF/TCF).
Pulp US NBSK Net Change
  • Prime quality Northern bleached softwood kraft pulp
  • Based on net transaction prices
  • Net transaction price is gross transaction price less price adjustments and contract discounts
  • Change index based on starting point of 100 in January 2016, no dollar price level shown
  • Data reporters report the change in their net prices
  • Terms of delivery: delivered in the USA
  • Terms of payment: 30 days net or the most frequent
  • All orders placed or received during the reporting month
  • All transactions including contract and spot
  • Transactions whose price is determined by reference to an index are included
  • Transactions between affiliated parties are excluded
  • The PIX US NBSK Net Change index is published once a month
Pulp BHKP China
  • The price is for a minimum amount of 100 metric tons of prime quality Bleached Hardwood Kraft Pulp (eucalyptus, acacia or birch) in USD.
  • Terms of delivery: C&F Shanghai or equivalent Chinese port
  • Terms of payment: 10-14 days with cash discount, 30-60 days net, 90 days L/C, or other common terms
  • Price before any customer-specific rebates
  • Price for a regular customer for pulp intended to be delivered within the current month or latest during the month following the trade
  • Price against free market pulp trades only - no prices for integrated shipments nor prices tied to PIX or any other index
  • Standard dryness i.e. 90% air dry
  • Standard strength characteristics
  • Brightness 88 or higher (for standard ECF/TCF).
Pulp NBSK China
  • The price is for a minimum amount of 100 metric tons of prime quality commodity grade Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft Pulp in USD
  • Pulp of North American or European origin
  • Terms of delivery: C&F Shanghai or equivalent Chinese port
  • Terms of payment: 10-14 days with cash discount, 30-60 days net, 90 days L/C, or other common terms
  • Price before any customer specific rebates
  • Price for a regular customer for pulp intended to be delivered within the current month or latest during the month following the trade
  • Price against free market pulp trades only - no prices for integrated shipments nor ptices tied to PIX or any other index
  • Standard dryness i.e. 90% air dry
  • Standard strength characteristics
  • Brightness 88 or higher (for standard ECF/TCF).