Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Non-Coniferous) in Bulgaria
In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) expanded sharply to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production, however, continues to indicate a slight descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of % year-to-year. Production peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) in Bulgaria was estimated at $ in 2019, growing 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 descent. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.