The planted trees industry exports revenues have increased in the first seven months of 2015

Created: 02 September 2015

São Paulo, August 31, 2015 From January through July this year, the exports revenues of the planted trees industry totaled US$ 4.4 billion, a 1.8% increase year-over-year. In the same months, the industry has also recorded a positive balance of US$ 3.6 billion in the industry Balance of trade, 9.5% higher year-over-year. 

Please see below the other performance indicators for the planted trees industry, in the fifteenth edition of Cenários Ibá, the monthly bulletin of the Brazilian Tree Industry. 

Pulp – From January through July 2015, pulp production totaled 9.7 million tons, 4.6% higher year-over-year. The volume exported increased 9.3% compared to 2014, totaling 6.6 million tons. 

Wood panels – Wood panels exports totaled 343,000 cubic meters in the first seven months of 2015, 40% higher compared to July 2014 YTD. Domestic sales totaled 3.9 million m3, 3.2% lower year-over-year. 

Paper – In the first seven months of 2015, paper exports totaled 1.2 million tons, compared to 1.1 million tons in the same period last year. Paper production remained practically stable from January through July 2015 at 6 million tons. Domestic paper sales totaled 3.1 million tons, 3.6% lower than the same period in 2014. 

In case you need further clarification, would like to schedule an interview or update your contact information on our mailing list, please contact the Communication & Institutional Marketing department at Ibá: 

Milena Serro
(+5511) 3018-7829

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