International pellet prices

Three-quarters of the wood pellets burned as fuel worldwide are consumed in Europe. Heating markets are mainly supplied regionally; the coastal power stations get their supplies on the world market.

Wood pellet prices in neighbouring countries

The German and the Austrian wood pellet markets are closely intertwined and have a similar price level. The clearly higher price level in Switzerland is a result of the higher transport costs and the currency exchange rate.

Pellet Prices in Austria, Germany and Switzerland

Industrial and commercial use

Wood pellets for industrial usage are traded on the stock market in Scandinavia. By comparison, the commercial price in Central Europe (PIX Continental) and in Austria (net):

Pellet prices for commercial and industrial use in Scandinavia and Central Europe