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FOEX Indexes Ltd is an independent company providing audited, trade-mark registered pulp, paper, recovered paper and wood based biomass price indices.

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Jul 24, 2014

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in June/14 totalled 3.910 million tons, an increase of 4.6% from May/14 and an increase of 7.8% from June/13, at the delivery rate of 95% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of June/14 stood at 33 days of supply, down by 3 days from the end of May/14 and lower by one day compared to June/13.  Source PPPC (Jul 24)

Utipulp European pulp consumer June/14 figures; inventories 565 500 tons, down by 20 300 tons or 3.5% from May/14, and down by 30 100 tons or 5.1% from June/13. In days, the inventories were at 18 days of consumption, lower by one day from a month ago and from a year ago. Consumption in June/14 totalled 948 000 tons, a decrease of 63 100 tons, or 6.2% from May/14, but an increase of 4 700 tons or 0.5% from June/13.  Source: Utipulp  (Jul 16)

Pulp inventories at European ports increased in June/14 by 22 700 tons or 2.2% to 1 035 600 tons compared to May/14 inventories. Compared to June/13, the port inventories were higher in 2014 by 11 300 tons or by 1.1%.  Source: Europulp  (Jul 24)