Timber Exchange trade statistics August of 2022
- In August, State Forest Enterprise (SFE) announced 106 auctions. They offered a total of 54.93 thousand. m3 of timber products. Compared to July, the amount of timber offered increased by 53%, and the share of timber sold increased by 22%. Auctions were organized by 21 units of SFE.
- In August, the wood SPOT index recorded an index value of 81.50 Eur/m3. Comparing the value of the index with the corresponding period last year, a growth of 32% is visible. Compared to July – 6% growth.
- The most significant price changes were recorded in firewood and paper log assortments, the prices of which increased by 15% and 12%, respectively (up to 80.50 Eur/m3 for firewood and 86.05 Eur/m3 for paper logs). Comparing the price with the same period of last year, the growth reaches 133% for paper logs and 132% for firewood.
Baltpool Timber Price (SPOT) Index
Trade in TOP timber assortments in ETTS short-term auctions
Trade in TOP assortments in ETTS short-term auctions
|Assortments||Quantity, solid m3||Change in quantity per month||Quantity percentage in the scope of TOP 5 assortments||Price, Eur/solid m3||Change in price per month||Change in price per year|
|Baltpool Timber Spot index||Index||29 594||15%||97.3%||81.56||-5.6%||26%|
|PJ (spruce, pine, birch); B/C; St,Vd; L2, L3||525||-71%||2%||104.48||-2%||-14%|
|PJ (spruce, pine, birch); D; St,Vd; L2, L3||20 079||9%||67.8%||89.56||-10%||-11%|
|TR (deciduous, conifers)||8 180||69%||27.6%||97.52||3%||8%|
|PP (spruce, pine, birch)||610||–||2%||86.34||0%||133%|
|PM, ML (class II and III calorific value)||200||–||1%||80.50||0%||132%|
|Felling residues, covered felling residues||–||–||–||31.00||–||2,10% (10 Eur/m3)|
Trade in regional units of the State Forest Enterprise in short-term auctions
Timber assortments sold at ETTS short-term auctions
KA – felling residues; KAD – covered felling residues; KAK – felling residues at cleared space; KL – hard leafy short timber; ML – firewood; PM – panel timber; PJ – sawn logs; PP – pulpwood; TR – packing logs; St – large-sized timber, small-end diameter ≥32 cm; Vd – medium-sized timber, small-end diameter 20-31 cm; Sm – small-sized timber, small-end diameter ≤19 cm; L1 – assortment length class, ≤2.9 m; L2 – assortment length class, 3.0 – 3.9 m; L3 – assortment length class, 4.0 – 6.0 m; L4 – assortment length class, 6.1 – 8.9 m.