Recently, timber companies in various places have started construction one after another, and the timber market has returned to a busy trading scene. However, the shortage of supply and shortage of goods continue to continue, and timber prices are still moving towards an upward trend.
In the Southeast Asian timber market, due to the rise in rubber wood raw materials, the Thai rubber wood finger-joined board last week increased by about 50 yuan/m3 compared with last week. The specification is 1220*16 and the AA-grade Thai rubber wood finger-joined market with a length of 2440. The price is 4900 yuan/cubic meter.
Laos Casilla is still out of stock. Merchants said that due to the impact of the Laos ban on log exports, the domestic market Laos Kasila has been completely out of stock, and the market is volatile.
Currently Guangdong market Laos Kasi stretched 2.2-2.6m, thickness 5cm, A-level price 4700-5000 yuan / cubic meter. Price not available.
For some specifications of Laos sapwood, such as 4m or more, the supply is very short. However, there is still a certain inventory of short and medium materials below 4m, and there is basically no problem in meeting the market demand in the second half of the year.
At present, the Lao sapwood in the Guangdong market is 2.2-2.6m long, 8cm thick, and A-level (large beam). The price is 5500-7000 yuan/cubic meter.
Small zebras are in short supply, and new products will enter the market in the future. According to merchants, the market for Little Zebras has been very hot this year. After a long period of consumption, the current inventory of Little Zebras has bottomed out.
At the same time, the merchants stated that a large number of small zebras are floating in the sea at this stage, and it is expected that a large number of new small zebras will enter the domestic market soon.
At present, the small zebra in Guangdong market is 2-4m long, 5cm thick, and the price of A-level is 6500-7500 yuan/cubic meter.
The prices of Pinus sylvestris SF1-4 and 1-5 sold in Taicang market are raised to 2050-2100 yuan/m3, Qingdao 1950-2050 yuan/m3, and Tianjin 2000 yuan/m3. The current selling price of white pine board lumber in Taicang market is basically the same as that of Pinus sylvestris .
From the perspective of the proportion of slab lumber in the Taicang Port area, Russian timber accounts for 50%, European lumber 30%, and 20% are SPF and other slab lumber. Russian and European lumber still dominate the Chinese timber market.
The overall market of the North American SPF market continues to maintain a steady rise, and except for southern pine, all tree species, levels, and sizes have not shown signs of downward adjustment, which shows that the entire US market is still in a very strong state.
It is reported that ice candy logs have been on the rise in September, with an increase of as much as 400 yuan. This is mainly due to the shortage of ice candy logs and the fierce market demand. The downstream manufacturers are more enthusiastic in purchasing, and the demand from buyers is growing rapidly. , Under demand, the market price of ice candy logs remained high and even showed a large increase. Currently, ice candy logs are still out of stock.
A certain country in Central and West Africa temporarily suspends ancient Yi Sumu for 2 to 3 months Central and West African Market News: In a country that exports ancient Yi Sumu in Central and West Africa, the new minister responsible for water and forest announced that all ancient Yi Sumu exports are prohibited. Analysts said that the ban also applies to Guyi Sumu in containers that are to be shipped.
The government seems to be resuming the previous proposal, so it is expected that the temporary suspension of exports may last for 2 to 3 months, and the authorities will design an export licensing system.
It is reported that the largest manufacturer plans to continue to expand inventory and will accept the order contract of Guyi Sumu because they expect that these Guyi Sumu will finally be allowed to be exported because of strict regulations in the processing process. .
Market outlook analysis:
Spurred by the gradual increase in operating rates in downstream furniture, decoration, and outdoor engineering industries, Chinese timber, which has been suppressed for a long time, has begun to show signs of recovery.
Both furniture materials and construction and decoration materials have outstanding performance compared with the previous two months. Especially for construction materials, this month’s performance is very dazzling, and the market transaction volume rises at the top of the list, providing a strong boost for the market index. Of thrust.
Some market participants said that the hot weather has ended, a large number of bridges, roads, parks and other outdoor infrastructure work is gradually accelerating, and the demand for construction materials is also rising.
In summary, the prices of all types of timber in the timber market are mostly showing an upward trend, and the possibility of decline is low.