Export prices for logs from W. Africa increased in April 2017

Export price for logs from Cameroon increased by 0.2% in April 2017 accounting for 375 USD/m3.

The price level is 5.5% lower compared to the same month of the last year.

Notes: Logs, sapele, high quality (loyal and marchand), 80 centimeter or more, FOB Douala, Cameroon

Earlier in March 2017 export price for logs from Cameroon increased by 0.4%.

In October 2016 the World Bank reconsidered its forecast for logs and sawnwood in the updated Commodity Markets Outlook.

Source: Worldbank data, Woodbizforum