Germany: Oak log price index in March 2024 on average decreasing

mai 23, 2024
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Alternativtext The German producer price indices for oak tended both sides in March 2024. On average, the index for log wood decreased by -2,2% to 130 points. For A-Quality there was not enough data availible. B qualities reached the level of 145,3 points ( 3,6% ), to which 3 m lengths contributed with 1,0% to 135,9 points – and 5 m lengths with 2,2% to 147,7 .

C qualities in March reached 140,1 points ( -0,4% ) – in 3 m lengths 147,9 ( 1,6% ). 5 m lengths reached 148,5 points ( -0,5% ).

Alternativtext For oak pulpwood Destatis calculated an index of 100 points ( -4,9% ). Pulpwood of beech reached 141,8 points ( 1,7% ). The hardwood pulpwood index arrived at 135,5 points ( 0,9% ).

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

log wood: -12,8%

B qualities: -9,1%

B 3 m: -7,9%

B 5 m: -22,1%

C qualities: -10,9%

C 3 m: -9,5%

C 5 m: -11,6%

Industrial quality: -13,4%

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