Germany: Beech log price index tending up

December 01, 2023
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Alternativtext The German producer price indices for beech showed upward tendencies in September 2023. On average, the index for log wood increased by 0,7% to 128,9 points. B qualities reached the level of 122,5 points ( 2,5% ), to which 3 m lengths contributed with to points – and 5 m lengths with to .

C qualities in September reached 130,9 points ( -1,0% ) – in 3 m lengths 133,1 ( -0,1% ). 5 m lengths reached 118,9 points ( 2,4% ).

Alternativtext For oak pulpwood Destatis calculated an index of 113,5 points ( -3,6% ). Pulpwood of beech reached 138,6 points ( 0,9% ). The hardwood pulpwood index arrived at 134,8 points ( 0,4% ).

Year-on-year the beech indices evolved as follows:

log wood: -1,8%

B qualities: 4,1%

B 3 m:

B 5 m:

C qualities: -2,7%

C 3 m: 4,9%

C 5 m: -6,3%

Industrial quality: 26,1%

You get to the table with these and other calculations here.

Data source: Destatis: producer price indices for the products of logging from the state forests