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In March 2020, pine logs in Lithuania were priced at € 56/ m3 (-24% compared to March 2019), spruce logs at € 65 / m3 (-18% yoy) and birch logs at 74 €/m3 (-18% yoy).

Both the prices for softwood and birch pulpwood fell rapidly within a year. In March 2020, the prices for pine pulpwood were € 25/m3 (-50% compared March 2019), for spruce € 24/m3 (-52,9% yoy) and for birch pulpwood at 27 €/m3 (-43% yoy).

On a monthly comparison, prices in March 2020 are more or less stable as compared to February.

March 2019  February 2020  March 2020  Change in % March 2019/ March 2020
Sawlogs
Pine €74 €56 €56 -24.32%
Spruce €80 €65 €65 -18.75%
Birch €91 €73 €74 -18.68%
Pulpwood
Pine €50 €25 €25 -50.00%
Spruce €51 €24 €24 -52.94%
Birch €48 €27 €27 -43.75%

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