Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Non-Coniferous) in Mexico
In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) reduced to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production continues to indicate a prominent increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The size of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) in Mexico contracted modestly 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). Overall, consumption saw a buoyant expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.