Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Non-Coniferous) in Finland
In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) reduced to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Overall, production, however, saw a pronounced reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when the production volume increased by % year-to-year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $. From 2011 to 2019, production growth remained at a lower figure.
The value of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) in Finland fell to $ in 2019, waning 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). Overall, consumption, however, recorded a noticeable setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.