This section of the data portal provides a summary of developments in the UK’s recovered wood market.  The data presented here comes from respected, publicly available and regularly updated sources on the internet.  By following the link(s) above the graphics you can find out more details on the source of the data and visit the sites to access the full data.

Wood gate fees

Gate fees for high grade wood continued to decline and prices fell to £0 per in June  2018.  Low grade wood also continued to decline, reaching £32.50 per tonne in June 18, £16 per tonne less than prices seen in June 2017.

Wood PRN prices

Wood PRN prices continued to see unprecedented gains in 2018, reaching £29.50 per tonne in March. This is almost £30 more per tonne than prices seen in June 2017.  

Wood packaging recycling

In 2018Q2, the amount of wood packaging reprocessed in the UK amounted to 119kt, an increase of 14kt compared with 2017Q2 but 29kt less than the previous quarter.