Purchase of wood, March 2022

At the monthly level, the value of purchased roundwood up by almost half

In March 2022, EUR 8.8 million of roundwood was purchased from private owners in Slovenia, which is about 46% more than in the previous month and 8% more than a year ago.

  • 13 May 2022 at 10:30
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  • provisional data

The value of purchased roundwood much higher than in the previous month …

EUR 8.8 million of roundwood was purchased from private owners in March 2022, which was about 46% more than a month ago (mainly due to the higher quantity of purchased wood). The value of purchased sawlogs and veneer logs was higher by almost 46%, of pulpwood by about 48%, of wood fuel by about 54% and of other industrial roundwood by almost 28%. 

… and also in the same month last year

Compared to March 2021, the value of roundwood purchased from private owners was about 8% higher. The values of purchased sawlogs and veneer logs and of other industrial roundwood were higher by about 23% and 50%, respectively, while the values of pulpwood and wood fuel were lower by about 44% and 17%, respectively.

The table with the latest data is available in the the SiStat Database

The value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
The value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
Purchase of roundwood, Slovenia
III 2022III 2022
II 2022
III 2022
III 2021
EURindex
Total8,824,412145.9107.5
  sawlogs and veneer logs7,403,651145.8122.6
  pulpwood, round and split947,570148.256.0
  other industrial roundwood167,479127.7150.1
  wood fuel305,712154.483.4
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE

Monthly data for the current year are provisional. With each First Release the data can be corrected and completed with new data. Monthly data get status of final data with the publication of annual data (at the latest at the end of February next year).

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