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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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Feb 24, 2015

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in January/15 totalled 3.497 million tons, a decrease of 14.1% from December/14 but an increase of 2.5% from January/14, at the delivery rate of 82% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of January/15 stood at 40 days of supply, an increase by six days from the end of December/14 and by three days from January/14.  Source PPPC (Feb 24)

Utipulp European pulp consumer January/15 figures; inventories 587 000 tons, up by 1 000 tons or 0.2% from December/14, but down by 64 700 tons or 9.9% from January/14. In days, the inventories were at 19 days of consumption, same as in the previous month but down by two days compared to a year ago. Consumption in January/15 totalled 926 600 tons, an increase of 61 100 tons, or 7.1% from December/14, but a decrease of 54 000 tons or 5.5% from January/14.  Source: Utipulp  (Feb 19)

Pulp inventories at European ports decreased in January/15 by 13 800 tons or 1.2% to 1 104 100 tons compared to December/14 inventories. Compared to January/14 the port inventories were higher in 2015 by 80 600 tons or by 7.9%.  Source: Europulp  (Feb 17)