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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics April of 2022

    2022-05-09

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index was 21.52 Eur/MWh. Compared to the March value, the index shows an 11 % decrease, while compared to the same period last year, the index value is 91 % higher. Total biomass deliveries decreased by 46 % compared to March to 470,130 MWh (all delivered under short-term contracts). Compared to the same period last year, biomass deliveries decreased by 2 %. The supply price of wood chips for the

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  • Timber Exchange trade statistics April of 2022

    2022-05-09

    In April, the State Forestry Enterprise (SFE) announced 73 auctions. They offered a total of 38,0 thousand m3 of wood products. Compared to March, the quantity of timber offered fell by 5% and amount of sold timber fell by 4%. The auctions were organized by 23 SFE units. In April, the wood SPOT index recorded an index value of 72.19 Eur/m3. The index shows an increase of 63.4% compared to the same period last year. This represents an increase of

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  • Timber Exchange trade statistics March of 2022

    2022-04-11

    In March, the SFE announced 104 auctions. They offered a total of 39,9 thousand m³ of timber products. Compared to February, the amount of offered timber increased by 16 % and amount of sold timber increased by 113 %. The auctions were organized by 25 SFE units. In March, the SPOT index of timber recorded a value of 69,96 Eur/m³ of the index. Comparing the value of the index with the corresponding period last year, an increase of 63,7% is

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics March of 2022

    2022-04-06

    The value of the BWCS (BALTPOOL Wood Chips SPOT) LT index is 24,17 Eur/MWh. Compared to the value of February, the index decreased 13 %, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the growth is 121 %. Compared to February, the total delivered amount of biomass increased by 15 % to 876,610 MWh (34 % of the amount delivered under long-term contracts). Compared to the corresponding period last year, the amount of the delivered biomass increased

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  • Timber Exchange trade statistics February of 2022

    2022-03-04

    In February, the SFE announced 99 auctions. They offered a total of 34,3 thousand m³of timber products. Compared to January, the amount of offered timber decreased by 11 % and amount of sold timber decreased by 13 %. The auctions were organized by 20 SFE units. The SPOT index of timber recorded a value of 60,74 Eur/m3. Compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index increased by 40,6 %. Compared to the same

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics February of 2022

    2022-03-04

    The value of BWCS (BALTPOOL Wood Chips SPOT) LT reached 27,93 Eur/MWh. Compared to the value of January, the index increased by 8,9 %, and compared to the same period last year, the growth is 119 %. Compared to the results of January, the total amount of delivered biomass decreased by 6 % to 761,140 MWh (30 % of the amount delivered under long-term contracts). The volume of biomass delivered increased by 4% compared to the same period last year.

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  • Timber Exchange trade statistics January of 2022

    2022-02-03

    In January, the SFE announced 85 auctions. In total, 38,7 thousand m3 of timber products were offered. Compared to December, the amount of offered timber decreased by 54%, but amount of sold timber increased by 44%. The auctions were organized by 21 SFE units. The SPOT index of timber recorded a value of 60,17 Eur/m3. By comparing the value of the index with the corresponding period last year we see an increase of 53,5%. Compared to December there was an

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics January of 2022

    2022-02-02

    The value of the BWCS (BALTPOOL Wood Chips SPOT) LT index reached 25,65 Eur/MWh. Compared to the value of December, the index has decreased by 1%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index is 135% higher. Compared to the results of December, the total amount of delivered biomass decreased by 15% to 813,110 MWh (28% of the amount delivered under long-term contracts). The volume of delivered biomass increased by 11% compared

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  • Timber Exchange trade statistics December of 2021

    2022-01-11

    227 auctions were announced by the SFE in December, offering a total of 84.6 thousand m3 of timber products. This was the largest amount of timber offered at short-term auctions in 2021. However, the percentage of sold timber has reached only 29%. Auctions were organized by 24 SFE units. Read more

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics December of 2021

    2022-01-05

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 25.91 EUR/MWh. Compared to its value in November, the index has increased by 13.4%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index has increased by 164%. Compared to the results of November, the total amount of delivered biomass has increased by 60% to 951,630 MWh (41% of the amount was delivered under long-term contracts). Compared to the same period

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