Trade overviews

  • Biomass and heat trade statistics October of 2021

    2021-11-09

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 23.08 EUR/MWh. Compared to its value in September, the index has increased by 17.6%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index has increased by 160%. Compared to the results of September, the total amount of delivered biomass has increased by 34% to 503,080 MWh (33.05% of the amount was delivered under long-term contracts). Compared to the same period

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics September of 2021

    2021-10-05

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 19.63 EUR/MWh. Compared to its value in August, the index has increased by 30%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index has increased by 125%. Compared to the results of August, the total amount of delivered biomass has increased by 81% to 375,270 MWh (89.7% of the amount was delivered under short-term contracts). Compared to the same period

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics August of 2021

    2021-09-07

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 15.09 EUR/MWh. Compared to its value in July, the index has increased by 7.2%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index has increased by 88%. Compared to the results of July, the total amount of delivered biomass has decreased by 20% to 207,190 MWh (84.4% of the amount was delivered under short-term contracts). Compared to the same period

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  • Biomass and heat trade statistics July of 2021

    2021-08-19

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 13.77 EUR/MWh. Compared to its value in June, the index has increased by 13.8%, and compared to the results of the same period last year, the value of the index has increased by 66%. Compared to the results of June, the total amount of delivered biomass has decreased by 4.8% to 232,795 MWh (88.5% of the amount was delivered under short-term contracts). Compared to the same period

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  • Trade overview (Q2 of 2021)

    2021-08-13

    The total turnover of the exchange in the second quarter of 2021 amounted to 1,050,090 MWh (76.5% of the quantity was concluded under short-term contracts). Compared to the first quarter of 2021, there was a 14.5% decrease in the turnover. Compared to the second quarter of 2020,  the turnover has dropped by 31.4%. The number of concluded contracts has reached 1496 for an average price of 11.59 EUR/MWh. In the 1st quarter of 2021, 2286 contracts were concluded at a

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  • Biomass exchange and heat trade statistics – June of 2021

    2021-07-27

    The value of BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index reached 12.10 EUR/MWh. A 22.7 % index growth was recorded in comparison to the value in May, while a comparison of the performance during the same period last year shows that the index value is higher by 46.7 %. The total amount of biomass delivered decreased by 26.9 % up to 200 413 MWh in comparison to May (90.7 % were delivered under short-term contracts). A comparison of a respective

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  • Biomass exchange and heat trade statistics – May of 2021

    2021-06-09

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 9.86 EUR/MWh. A decrease of 12.4% per month, and an increase of 22,4% per year has been recorded in the value of the index. At the end of the heating season, the total amount of biomass delivered in May decreased by 54.8%, compared to April, and amounted to 229 632 MWh (92.6% were delivered under short-term contracts). Compared to the same period last year, the amount of

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  • Biomass exchange and heat trade statistics – April of 2021

    2021-05-11

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index has reached 11.25 EUR/MWh. An increase of 3.1% per month, and 34.1% per year has been recorded in the value of the index. The overall turnover of the exchange amounted to 422,100 MWh (with short-term contracts reaching 85.9%). There was a 5.5% decrease in turnover compared to March, and an overall 17.4% decrease in the annual turnover. Toward the end of the heating season, the total amount of delivered biomass was

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  • Biomass exchange and heat trade statistics – March of 2021

    2021-04-09

    This year, there was a paradox that, despite cheaper biomass throughout the heating season, prices in March were higher compared to last year. This will also inevitably affect the heat prices for end users during the first months of the non-heating season. This paradox was likely caused by the fact that the air temperature was colder by more than 5 degrees during the first quarter of the year, which increased the demand for heat, thus also increasing the demand for

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  • Biomass exchange and heat trade statistics – February of 2021

    2021-03-15

    The value of the BWCS (Baltpool Wood Chips SPOT) LT index reached 12.74 EUR/MWh. An increase of 16.8% per month, and 33.6% per year has been recorded in the value of the index. The total turnover of the exchange amounted to 429,020 MWh. Compared to January, an increase of the turnover by 39.9% has been recorded. The amount of short-term contracts reached 88.7%. A total of 685,978 MWh of biomass was delivered based on contracts concluded on the exchange. Compared to January, the

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