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Sep 2, 2015

Market Comments

Pulp Inventory Statistics

Global chemical paper grade market pulp shipments of in July/15 totalled 3.840 million tons, a decrease of -5.4% from June/15 and an increase of 3.3% from July/14. Total inventories stood at the end of July/15 at 35 days of supply, an increase by two days from June/15 but a decrease by one day from the end of July/14.  Source PPPC.  Note: Brazilian figures are estimates by PPPC (August 25)

Utipulp European pulp consumer July/15 figures; inventories 606 700 tons, up by 5 900 tons or 1.0% from June/15, and up by 27 200 tons or 4.7% from July/14. In days, the inventories were at 19 days of consumption, same as the revised previous month's days but higher by one day compared to a year ago. Consumption in July/15 totalled 959 000 tons, a decrease of 11 900 tons or 1.2% from June/15, but an increase of 1 800 tons or 0.2 from July/14.  Source: Utipulp  (Aug 31)

Pulp inventories at European ports increased in July/15 by 10 400 tons or 1.1% to 989 700 tons compared to June/15 inventories. Compared to July/14 the port inventories were higher in 2015 by 7 600 tons or by 0.8%.  Source: Europulp  (Sep 2)