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WSQ: Global Sawlog Price Index took a hit, with third largest q-o-q decline in 10 years

09-12-2019
Global timber, sawlog, decline, 3Q, Wood Resource Quarterly

Global Sawlog Price Index took a hit, with third largest q-o-q decline in 10 years, according to Wood Resource Quarterly Global Timber Markets • A plentiful supply of logs coupled with declining demand moved sawlog pricesdownward in most major markets around the world in the 3Q/19. The biggest pricereductions came in Central Europe, where …

Sawmill profit margins in North America see drastic fall in past 12 months, BC sawmill margins close to lowest in 15 years

10-10-2019
Sawmill, sawlog, profit margins, global, lumber, Wood Resource Quarterly

Sawmill profit margins have fallen substantially in North America over the past 12 months with BC sawmills margins in the 2Q/19 being close to their lowest levels in 15 years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ). Costs for sawlogs declined in most major regions around the world in the first half of 2019. However, lumber prices have fallen …

Global and European sawlog prices have fallen over the past two years

27-09-2019
sawlog, prices, global, Europe, America, Austra, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Chile

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) fell for the fifth consecutive quarter in the 2Q/19, reaching a two-year low. Log prices were down on all continents, with the biggest declines occurring in Europe, according to the Wood Resource Quarterly. Plentiful supply from storm-damaged and beetle-infested forests in Central Europe changed the log …

Global Sawlog Price reaches a two-year low

09-09-2019
global sawlog, second quarter results

GLOBAL SAWLOG MARKET The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) fell for the fifth consecutive quarter in the 2Q/19, reaching a two-year low. Log prices were down on all continents, with the biggest declines occurring in Europe. In the 2Q/19, the European Sawlog Price Index (ESPI)fell to a nine-year low, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly. In Euro …