The domestic market price of Russia,Finland and Sweden’s high grade KD lumber continued a downward trend. The price of high grade Pinus Sylvestris lumber in Taicang,Qingdao,Ganzhou: 2050 yuan/m³ in January, 2000 yuan/m³ in February,1950 yuan/m³ in March,1900 yuan/m³ in April,1850 yuan/m³ in May,1800-1850 yuan/m³ in June.The price of Pinus Sylvestris lumber:1950 yuan/m³ in January;1900 yuan/m³ in February; 1920 yuan/m³ in March; 1850 yuan/m³ in April; 1800 yuan/ m³ in May;1750 yuan/m³in June.Market demand was significantly weaker in previous years. The main port Taicang inventory was 1.12 million m³ in January, 1.49 million m³ in February, 1.42 million m³ in March, 1.47 million m³ in April, 1.42 million m³ in May and 1.57 million m³ in June. The inventory of major ports was severely depleted, and the prices of foreign suppliers were also continuously lowered. The suppliers of large-scale Russian production companies took the lead in price reduction. The CIF (Shanghai) price of SF1-4 Pinus sylvestris lumber fell from 250 to 225 USD/m³, and fell again to 215 USD/m³in May and June. The FCA price dropped from 185 to 165 USD/m³. The price of well-known brand PLPK Pinus sylvestris lumber was stable. The FCA (Shanghai) price of SF1-4 has dropped from 245 USD/m³ to 235 USD/m³ and then dropped to 230 USD/m³. The famous spruce bear's paw supply price has dropped from 235 USD/m³ to 230 USD/m³. The sales price of Elim market dropped from 1950 yuan/m³ to 1850 yuan/m³. According to the current market situation, Chinese and Russian companies in Russia will face very difficult sales. Some Russian factory representatives are stationed in Taicang and Qingdao, and there are constantly Russian delegations looking for sales in China.
Recalling the first half of 2018,Russian Pinus sylvestris lumber SF 1-4# ,the supplier price was 265 USD/m³in January and the sales price was 2120 USD/m³ in Taicang, market sales price was 2100 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.The supplier price was 270 USD/m³ in February and the sales price was 2150 USD/m³ in Taicang, market sales price was 2080 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.The supplier price was 280 USD/m³ in March and the sales price was 2180 USD/m³in Taicang, market sales price was 2150 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.The supplier price was 285 USD/m³ in April and the sales price was 2180 USD/m³ in Taicang, market sales price was 2150 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.The supplier price was 280 USD/m³ in May and the sales price was 2120 USD/m³ in Taicang, market sales price was 2150 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.The supplier price was 275 USD/m³ in June and the sales price was 2080 USD/m³ in Taicang, market sales price was 2100 yuan/m³ in Qingdao.
Comparing the lumber inventory from January to June 2019 and from January to June 2018: 1.11 million m³ in January 2019 (0.89 million m³ in January 2018) and 1.49 million m³ in February 2019 (0.97 million m³in February 2018), 1.41 million m³ in March 2019 (1.12 million m³ in March 2018), 1.48 million m³ in April 2019 (1.02 million m³ in April 2018), 1.42 million m³ in May 2019 (1 million m³ in May 2018), 1.57 million m³ in June 2019 (1.02 million m³ in June 2018).
In 2019, the demand for the main land ports Manzhouli, Suifenhe and Erlianhot was shrinking, and the market was sluggish. The biggest impact was Manzhouli and Suifenhe. From January to June, the market was very bad, shipments were limited, and sales prices continued to decline from May to June. A new low price in history.
From the perspective of the three land ports,in Manzhouli, the sales price of antiseptic wood dropped from 1520 yuan/m³ to 1420 yuan/m³,then to 1350 yuan/m³, and fell again to 1300 yuan/m³.The building material dropped from 1530 yuan/m³ to 1450 yuan/m³, then to 1420 yuan/m³and fell again to 1350 yuan/m³, then to 1300 yuan/m³, and fell to 1280 yuan/m³ in June.In Erlianhaote, the price of the antiseptic wood was stable at 1500 yuan/m³ from January to March, beam 200*200 was 1520 yuan/m³, the building material was 1580 yuan/m³.
The continuous decline began in April, the price of antiseptic wood dropped from 1400 yuan/m³ to 1350 yuan/m³, beam 200*200 dropped from 1480 yuan/m³ to 1360 yuan/m³, and the building material dropped from 1500 yuan/m³ to 1450 yuan /m³, then dropped to 1350 yuan / m³. it’s 1320 yuan / m³ in June. In Suifenhe market, the price of 1-4 grade Pinus sylvestris lumber was reduced from 1800 yuan/m³ to 1700 yuan/m³, and in June it fell to 1550 yuan/m³. The larch board was reduced from 1680 yuan/m³ to 1600 yuan/m³.
Current Manzhouli Market in June,the price of Russian building material 33*,35* are 1320 yuan/m³. The price of Spruce 30*80 is 1280 yuan/m³. The antiseptic wood is 1300yuan/m³. The sales price of 150*150 is 1260yuan/m³, 200*200 was 1380yuan/m³. Erlianhaote port situation,the price of 33,35 is 1380yuan/m³, the price of Spruce 30 is 1300 yuan/m³. The sales price of antiseptic wood 90*90,120*120,140*140 is 1320 yuan/m³, the sales price of 200*200 is 1350 yuan/m³.