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) surged to $ in estimated in export prices. Overall, production recorded a remarkable increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of % year-to-year. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to , production failed to regain the momentum.
The size of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (non-coniferous) in Mexico rose notably to $ in , 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 showed resilient growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs in and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.