Pioneer Of Iron Ore Futures Market Set Sights On Pulp Futures Market

April 30, 2021

FIS leading freight and bulk commodity broker and pioneer of the iron ore futures market, has set up a new pulp futures desk to help develop the futures market. 

John Banaszkiewicz, CEO of FIS, said: “We are pleased to be able to partner with NOREXECO on pulp futures and to drive forward development of the only real paper market!

There is already a well-established market onshore in China, but we hope to help develop this globally, helping to grow the offshore, as well as the onshore market. We are keen to bring our experience of developing the iron ore futures market to help grow this market.” 

FIS press release:

Fast Markets RISI press release:

The future of China pulp futures

January 26, 2021

Fastmarket RISI’s price assessment manager, Sharon Levrez,  discusses NOREXECO’s upcoming China Pulp Futures contracts in this educational video.

The two new contracts, due to be launched 1H-21, will settle financially against Fastmarkets RISI’s NBSK CIF China assessment and Fastmarkets FOEX’s PIX China BHKP Net index.

For more information about the two new China contracts to be launched please contract:  Anita Skjong | T: +47 41440097 | E:

NOREXECO Shanghai Pulp Futures

September 21, 2020

Due to a last minute issue with the European Regulatory Authorities NOREXECO has decided to temporarily postpone the listing of the NOREXECO Shanghai Pulp futures. 

More information will follow.