Rough Wood Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, rough wood production reached $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a pronounced contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 when the production volume increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $ in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the rough wood market in Germany rose remarkably to $ in 2019, surging by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption, however, showed a perceptible contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Rough wood consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.