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Dec 16, 2014

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in October/14 totalled 3.805 million tons, a decrease of 8.5% from Septyember/14 but an increase of 0.9% from October/13, at the delivery rate of 89% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of October/14 stood at 33 days of supply, unchanged from the end of September/14 and from October/13.  Source PPPC (Nov 24)

Utipulp European pulp consumer November/14 figures; inventories 593 300 tons, down by 12 800 tons or 2.1% from October/14, and down by 16 000 tons or 2.6% from November/13. In days, the inventories were at 19 days of consumption, same as in the previous month and same as a year ago. Consumption in November/14 totalled 957 200 tons, a decrease of 25 400 tons, or 2.6% from October/14, and a decrease of 10 600 tons or 1.1% from November/13.  Source: Utipulp  (Dec 16)

Pulp inventories at European ports increased in November/14 by 20 500 tons or 2.0% to 1 056 200 tons compared to October/14 inventories. Compared to November/13 the port inventories were higher in 2014 by 37 300 tons or by 3.7%.  Source: Europulp  (Dec 15)