Sweden

Stock levels are 36% higher

Article by Jasmin Rainer, translated by Susanne Höfler | 06.09.2019 - 09:05

Compared to the same period last year, this equals a plus of 36%. With 4.1 million m³, stocks of pine and softwood pulpwood reached their highest level since 2005.

The stock level of softwood sawlogs was estimated at 3.3 million m³ by the end of June, which is 34% more than in the same period last year. Pulpwood stocks amounted to 5.7 million m³, according to Swedish forestry authorities. This is an increase of 32% compared to last year's level.