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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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Oct 16, 2014

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in August/14 totalled 3.780 million tons, an increase of 2.5% from Julay/14 and an increase of 2.6% from August/13, at the delivery rate of 88% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of August/14 stood at 38 days of supply, up by 2 days from the end of July/14 and same as in August/13.  Source PPPC (Sep 26)

Utipulp European pulp consumer August/14 figures; inventories 579 210 tons, down by 250 tons or 0.04% from July/14, and down by 23 180 tons or 3.8% from August/13. In days, the inventories were at 23 days of consumption, same as in the previous month and up by 4 days from a year ago. Consumption in August/14 totalled 830 000 tons, a decrease of 127 000 tons, or 13.3% from July/14, but an increase of 7 000 tons or 0.9% from August/13.  Source: Utipulp  (Sep 26)

Pulp inventories at European ports decreased in September/14 by 18 300 tons or 1.8% to 1 016 900 tons compared to August/14 inventories. Compared to September/13, the port inventories were lower in 2014 by 128 800 tons or by 11.2%.  Source: Europulp  (Oct 16)