German beech log price index goes downward

In June 2023, the producer price indices for beech logs demonstrated negative tendencies in Germany. On average, the index for log wood decreased by -2,5%. B grade showed  -3,8. C grade in June declined by 2,5%.

For oak pulpwood an index of 116 points (5,7%) was calculated. Beech pulpwood logs reached 139,5 points (4,2%). The hardwood pulpwood index reached 135,9 points (4,4%).

Information provided according to Destatis.