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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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Mar 25, 2015

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in February/15 totalled 3.727 million tons, an increase of 6.8% from January/15 and an increase of 6.9% from February/14, at the delivery rate of 96% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of February/15 stood at 39 days of supply, a decrease by one day from the end of January/15 but an increase by three days from February/14.  Source PPPC (Mar 25)

Utipulp European pulp consumer February/15 figures; inventories 600 000 tons, up by 13 000 tons or 2.2% from January/15, but down by 37 700 tons or 5.9% from February/14. In days, the inventories were at 19 days of consumption, same as in the previous month but down by one day compared to a year ago. Consumption in February/15 totalled 900 600 tons, a decrease of 25 900 tons, or 2.8% from January/15, and a decrease of 16 200 tons or 1.8% from February/14.  Source: Utipulp  (Mar 17)

Pulp inventories at European ports decreased in February/15 by 49 900 tons or 4.5% to 1 054 200 tons compared to January/15 inventories. Compared to February/14 the port inventories were higher in 2015 by 8 800 tons or by 0.8%.  Source: Europulp  (Mar 17)