• 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 period last year, the growth is 0,9 %.
  • The price of sawn logs significantly grew by 12 % (up to 90,44 Eur/m3). Compared to the same period last year, growth is 29 %.
  • In comparison to the last month, the price of the sold sawlogs fluctuated between -2,5% and 2%.

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, scm Change in quantity per month Quantity percentage in the scope of TOP 5 assortments Price, Eur/scm Change in price per month Change in price per yea
Baltpool Timber Spot index Index    11 785 -27% 100,0% 60,74 0,95% (60,17 Eur/m3) 40,63% (43,19 Eur/m3)
Index components:
PJ (spruce, pine, birch); B/C; St,Vd; L2, L3 1 610 705% 13,7% 105,46 -2,35% (108 Eur/m3) 28,02% (82,38 Eur/m3)
PJ (spruce, pine, birch); D; St,Vd; L2, L3 7 760 87% 65,8% 90,44 11,79% (80,9 Eur/m3) 28,21% (70,54 Eur/m3)
TR (deciduous, conifers) 2 235 -67% 19,0% 79,77 0,94% (79,03 Eur/m3) 59,47% (50,02 Eur/m3)
PP (spruce, pine, birch) 180 -10% 1,5% 50,33 1,68% (49,5 Eur/m3) 36,06% (36,99 Eur/m3)
PM, ML (class II and III calorific value) 0 0,0%
Felling residues, covered felling residues 0 0,0%

 

Trade in regional units of the State Forest Enterprise in short-term auctions

Timber assortments sold at ETTS short-term auctions

Abbrevations:

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.