PIX Bioenergy and Biomass

Please find the latest PIX Bioenergy and Biomass values here.


Forest Bioenergy:

FOEX has currently one official and a few planned price indices concentrating on the prices of forest bioenergy:

PIX Forest Biomass Finland Index (Published 2nd Tuesday of the month since March 2012)

  • Please find a leaflet of Forest Biomass Finland Index here

Planned indices are

  • Similar adjacent indices as PIX Forest Biomass Finland for Sweden and other Nordics

Pellets:

FOEX has currently two official price indices concentrating on the prices of wood pellets:

PIX Pellet Nordic Index (Published 3rd Tuesday of the month since November 2009)

  • Please find a leaflet of Pellet Nordic Index here

PIX Pellet Continental Index (Published 1st Tuesday of month since December 2011)

  • Please find a leaflet of Pellet Continental Index here

In cooperation with proPellets Austria, please see Austrian Pellet Prices

Woodchips:

FOEX has currently two official price indices concentrating on the prices of overseas trade of woodchips for pulp, paper and particle/fiberboard production end-use:

PIX Hardwood Chip Global (Published 3rd Tuesday of the month since March 2014)

PIX Softwood Chip Global (Published 3rd Tuesday of the month since March 2014)

PIX Woodchip Global Indices Specifications

Based on actual physical deals, data provided by WRI, and customs statistics of woodchips traded overseas for pulp, paper and fiber-/particleboard end-use

Separate indices for hardwood and softwood chips: PIX Hardwood Chip Global and PIX Softwood Chip Global
Prices in USD per oven-dry metric tonne
Terms of delivery: CIF closest port to the end-use location
FOEX uses transformation coefficients if other than above mentioned units are used

Prices are monthly prices of two months before the publishing month (E.g. Data: Jan. -> published: Mar.), or quarterly prices.

PIX Forest Biomass Finland Index Specification

Based on actual physical deals of forest residues and wood based industry byproducts in Finland
PIX Forest Biomass Finland Index includes both forest residues and industry byproducts
Net prices and quantities in € per MWh without taxes
Terms of delivery: for chipped/crushed material delivered to the place of use
FOEX uses transformation coefficients if other than above mentioned units are used
Prices are actual monthly prices of two months before the publishing month (E.g. Data: Jan. -> published: Mar.)

PIX Pellet Continental Medium Scale Index Specification

Prices for ENPlus-A1/A2/ÖNORM M 7135 wood pellets
Lot size: 26 tons in Germany, 17 tons in Austria
Net prices in Euro/ton
Terms of delivery: delivered at end client's warehouse in Germany/Austria within 50 km distance
Prices are without taxes but including loading costs
Prices are latest actual monthly prices

PIX Pellet Nordic Industrial Index Specification

Prices for wood pellets with diameter of 6-10 mm, max ash content of 3%, moisture content below 10% and net calorific value ≥ 16,5 GJ/t
Prices are reported in Euro/MWh or Euro/ton. Prices in Euro/ton are transformed into Euro/MWh using the coefficient of 4.8 unless otherwise informed by the price reporter
Terms of delivery: CIF Baltic Sea port or North Sea Port (for sea transport) and DDU (for truck or rail transport)
Net prices without taxes
Prices are latest actual monthly delivery prices