Purchase of wood, Slovenia, 2016

The value of roundwood purchased in 2016 34% higher than in 2015

The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in 2016 amounted to EUR 65.8 million, which is almost 34% more than in 2015.

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The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in 2016 higher than in 2015
 
The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in 2016 was worth EUR 65.8 million, wich is almost 34% more than in 2015 (mainly due to higher quantity of purchased roundwood).
The value of purchased sawlogs and veneer logs was higher by almost 43% and of pulpwood by almost 13%. The value of purchased wood fuel and of other industrial roundwood was lower (by more than 16% and 13%, respectively).
 
The structure of purchased roundwood dominated by sawlogs and veneer logs
 
Sawlogs and veneer logs represented by far the highest share (83.1%) in the total value of roundwood purchased in 2016; the share of pulpwood was 11.2%, of wood fuel 4.0% and of other industrial roundwood 1.7%.  
Chart 1: Value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
Chart 1: Value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Chart 2: Value of purchased roundwood by categories, Slovenia, 2016
Chart 2: Value of purchased roundwood by categories, Slovenia, 2016
Source: SURS
Table 1: Purchase of roundwood, Slovenia, 2016
20152016 2016
2015
EURindex
Total49,256,51865,843,961133.7
  sawlogs and veneer logs38,315,29954,737,587142.9
  pulpwood, round and split6,543,7297,382,471112.8
  other industrial roundwood1,264,7161,095,23186.6
  wood fuel3,132,7742,628,67283.9
Source: SURS
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