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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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Apr 26, 2017

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments of in March/17 totalled 4.535 million tons, an increase of 12.2% from February/17 and an increase of 3.8% from March/16. Total inventories stood at the end of March/17 at 33 days of supply, a decrease by two day from February/17 and a decrease of five days from March/16.  Source PPPC.  (Apr 26)

Utipulp European pulp consumer March/17 figures include only softwood as several European companies have not declared their statistics for hardwood and therefore some national associations have not delivered hardwood data. Softwood inventories in March/17 were 202 600 tons, up by 2 400 tons or 1.2% from February/17, but down by 4 300 tons or 2.1% from March/16. In days, the softwood inventories were at 17 days of consumption, no change compared to both the inventories in February/17 and a year ago. Source: Utipulp  (Apr 18)

Pulp inventories at European ports increased in February/17 by 23 800 tons or 2.1% to 1 178 400 tons compared to January/17 inventories. Compared to February/16 the port inventories were higher by 11 700 tons or by 1.0%.  Source: Europulp  (Apr 25)