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The average price for pine logs in Finland in September was 54.7 euros per cubic meter, for spruce logs – 58.8 euros per cubic meter. Prices have increased by 2% compared to the previous month.

The registered trade in Finnish roundwood from non-industrial private forests in the country rose to 4 million m³ in September. This is a fifth more than in September last year. However, experts say that in general, in January-September, the market contracted by 9% compared to the previous year. Trade in pulpwood decreased by 15% and in roundwood by only 1%.

The price for pine pulpwood was 17.4 euros, for spruce pulpwood – 19.4 euros, for birch pulpwood – 16.8 euros per cubic meter. The average price level for pulpwood increased by 1% compared to August 2020.

Pulpwood assortments accounted for 72% of the total roundwood trade with delivery.

Monthly stumpage prices of roundwood
Logs Pulpwood
Pine Spruce Birch Pine Spruce Birch
2019/09 55,56 58,80 43,67 17,80 19,84 16,82
2019/10 54,39 57,84 42,96 17,23 19,04 16,36
2019/11 53,22 57,08 42,29 16,43 18,44 15,90
2019/12 53,06 56,71 42,68 17,43 18,68 16,19
2020/01 53,32 56,96 42,18 16,95 18,46 16,24
2020/02 53,65 57,65 42,61 16,99 18,93 16,26
2020/03 54,81 58,48 42,85 17,57 19,42 16,80
2020/04 54,63 58,51 43,48 17,61 20,22 16,78
2020/05 54,09 57,91 44,02 17,86 20,17 16,95
2020/06 54,19 58,42 44,05 18,00 20,75 17,24
2020/07 53,56 57,69 43,09 17,50 19,71 16,88
2020/08 53,91 57,79 43,00 17,36 19,32 16,54
2020/09 54,73 58,80 42,94 17,44 19,43 16,77
Average stumpage prices of sales from non-industrial private forests on country level (EUR/m³, over bark, excl. VAT)

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