Senior Economist, Wood Products
Dustin Jalbert leads the lumber analysis on Fastmarkets RISI's Wood Products team, where he is responsible for the monthly Lumber Commentary and the North American Lumber 5- and 15-Year Forecasts. Prior to joining the Wood Products team, Dustin was a member of Fastmarkets RISI's Global Packaging team, providing forecasting and economic analysis along with research for multi-client studies. He also worked on Fastmarkets RISI's fiber team for over two years, assisting with such publications as Fastmarkets RISI's World Pulp Monthly, the World Pulp and Recovered Paper Forecast, and the World Dissolving Pulp Monitor. Dustin has co-authored a number of multi-client studies including the Outlook for the World Fluff Pulp Market (2014), The World Boxboard Study (2015) and the Outlook for Mexico's Paper Packaging Market (2016). Dustin holds a master's degree in International Finance and Economics from Brandeis University and a bachelor's degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Maine.
North American Lumber Outlook: Will unprecedented economic turmoil spark another round of sawmill closures?
Session One (all times EST)
Monday, June 8, 2020