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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 22, 2015

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments in March/15 totalled 4.154 million tons, an increase of 11.4% from February/15 and an increase of 9.7% from March/14, at the delivery rate of 97% of the P.M.C. Inventories at the end of March/15 stood at 36 days of supply, a decrease by three day from the end of February/15 and a decrease by one day from March/14.  Source PPPC (Apr 22)

Utipulp European pulp consumer March/15 figures; inventories 604 400 tons, up by 4 400 tons or 0.7% from February/15, and up by 6 900 tons or 1.2% from March/14. In days, the inventories were at 19 days of consumption, same as in the previous month and same as a year ago. Consumption in March/15 totalled 979 000 tons, an increase of 78 300 tons, or 8.7% from February/15, but a decrease of 23 400 tons or 2.3% from March/14.  Source: Utipulp  (Apr 16)

Pulp inventories at European ports increased in March/15 by 40 000 tons or 3.8% to 1 940 200 tons compared to February/15 inventories. Compared to March/14 the port inventories were higher in 2015 by 34 900 tons or by 3.3%.  Source: Europulp  (Apr 21)