Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous) in the Czech Republic
In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) dropped to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Overall, production showed a pronounced decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when the production volume increased by % year-to-year. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The revenue of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in the Czech Republic contracted dramatically to $ in 2019, which is down 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). Over the period under review, consumption continues to indicate a dramatic setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.