Purchase of wood, Slovenia, April 2017

The value of roundwood purchased in April 2017 5% lower than in April 2016

Roundwood purchased from private owners in April 2017 was worth EUR 5.4 million; the value was more than 12% lower than in March 2017 and more than 5% lower than in April 2016.

  • 14 June 2017 at 10:30
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The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in April 2017 lower than in the previous month

Roundwood purchased from private owners in April 2017 was worth EUR 5.4 million, which is more than 12% less than in the previous month (mainly due to the lower quantity of purchased wood). The value of purchased sawlogs and veneer logs was lower by 13%, of pulpwood by 11% and of wood fuel by about 22%. The value of purchased other industrial roundwood was higher by 9%. 
 
The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in April 2017 lower than a year ago
 
The value of roundwood purchased from private owners in April 2017 was about 5% lower than in April 2016, mainly due to the lower quantity of purchased wood. The value of purchased sawlogs and veneer logs was lower by about 8% and of wood fuel by 13%. The value of purchased pulpwood and of other industrial roundwood was higher by about 6% and 110%, respectively.
Chart 1: The value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
Chart 1: The value of purchased roundwood, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Table 1: Purchase of roundwood, Slovenia
IV 2017IV 2017
III 2017
IV 2017
IV 2016
EURindex
Total5,420,83987.594.7
  sawlogs and veneer logs4,400,69887.091.5
  pulpwood, round and split638,10788.8106.1
  other industrial roundwood186,734109.0210.5
  wood fuel195,30077.586.9
Source: SURS
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