Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Non-Coniferous) in France
In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) expanded sharply to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production recorded a pronounced slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2009 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $. From 2010 to 2019, production growth remained at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) in France skyrocketed to $ in 2019, picking up 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, however, saw a pronounced decrease. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.