German timber trade suffers from high energy costs

German timber trade suffers from high energy costs
    In August, the German Timber Trade Association (GD Holz) carried out a survey on the increased energy costs in the timber trade.    Of the 33 companies surveyed, the majority (45%) mainly uses wood to generate heat. Followed by gas at 38% and oil at 10%. 55% of the survey participants state that they produce their own electricity. On average, these companies cover 50% of their electricity needs from their own generation.    For 2023, the timber trade expects significant cost increases in the energy sector; according to the companies ...

Register for unlimited access

We work hard to bring you the latest news in the world of the international wood industry. The article you are currently reading is available only to registered users.
By registering you gain access to:
  • Thousands of quality articles
  • In-depth analyses of market trends
  • Exclusive market price insights
  • And much more!
(approximately $22.8, Paypal exchange rate)
Checkout Options
Yearly subscription - 249€/12 months
password strength indicator
Additional Info




We Accept PayPal
Billing Address

Keywords