Skip to:

Derek Mahlburg

Director, North American Graphic Paper

Fastmarkets RISI

Derek Mahlburg works out of Fastmarkets RISI’s Charlottesville office and has covered North American graphic paper markets since 2008, authoring the North American forecasts and commentaries, including the monthly Paper Trader and five and fifteen-year forecasts. He also directs the global graphic paper forecast and has led various special studies and risk analyses, including the Global Woodfree Risk of Closure Study, North American Containerboard Conversion Study, The Impact of Media Tablets on Publication Paper Markets and The Impact of E-commerce on North American Paper Packaging Markets.




ROUNDTABLE: Is the COVID-19 spike in e-commerce here to stay and are businesses ready?

Session Three

Wednesday, 7 October, 2020 - 12:15


  • Take part in this informal discussion to have a conversation about market disruptors
  • All of the day 3 Fastmarkets RISI speakers will be present for you to chat with
  • An opportunity to network with delegates who have similar business interests

Global Printing & Writing Outlook: Moving past collapse

Session Three

Wednesday, 7 October, 2020 - 12:15

  • Overview of global printing & writing market and impact of coronavirus
  • Prospects for demand by grade post-crisis
  • Oversupply and conversions
  • Risks and scenario analysis for demand, supply and mill closures

Want to speak at the conference?

We are still looking to add the best minds in the industry to the upcoming conference, so contact us if you are interested in presenting. 

I Want to Speak