China Forest Products indicators mechanism recently released in February this year, 30 the excellent Forest Products indicators enterprises the index (FPI30) and Chinese flooring industry index test data show that the advantage forest products company in China continues momentum contraction in January. Expert analysis, February Chinese traditional Spring Festival holiday, the corporate annual production of the shortest month, although the underlying index continuous chain down, but still belongs to the normal seasonal fluctuations.
According to the report of the international trade of forest research center of the State Forestry Administration show that in February 2013, FPI30 Composite Index was 48.6%, down 1.4 percent this month, affected by season shrank posture. FPI floor Composite Index 47.5%, down 3.9 percentage points from the previous month, the Index represents FPI30 advantage forest products company and the the FPI floor index flooring enterprises on behalf of the advantages of this month contraction from the previous month.
FPI30 index, production index value of 37%, down 5 percentage points from last month, affected by seasonal factors, two consecutive months of decline to below the critical value, advantage forest products company production levels FPI30 index represents contraction trend; The new orders index was 49.1%, basically the same as last month, but is still in the ups and downs of below the line, affected by seasonal factors, the domestic market demand decreased; including new export orders index was 46.4%, down 3.6 percentage points from last month display demand on the international market this month has also been reduced; major raw materials inventory index was 45.7%, a decrease of 6.2 percentage points over the previous month, raw material inventory of the forest products company, on behalf of the advantages of FPI30 index this month decrease; employment index was 49.8% an increase of 5.8 percentage points from the previous month, display the index represent FPI30 advantage forest products enterprise labor shortage situation in continuous contraction after five months, this month decline narrowed; supplier delivery time index was 67.1%, compared with the previous The monthly decline of 3.7 percentage points slower month delivery time.
FPI floor index, production index value of 37.6%, down 6.5 percentage points from last month for two consecutive months in the ups and downs of below show the FPI index represents the floor advantage flooring enterprises production levels this month contraction has continued to show ; new orders index was 48.2%, down 8.7 percentage points from the previous month, display indicators of the needs of enterprises affected by season declined. The new export orders index was 46.4%, down 3.6 percentage points from last month, a decrease in the demand on the international market this month; major raw materials inventory index was 44.8%, a decrease of 2.8 percentage points over the previous month, FPI flooring Index represents advantage flooring companies raw materials continue to reduce inventory this month, but the decline narrowed; employment index was 47%, an increase of 7.1 percentage points from the previous month, for five consecutive months below the critical value, showing the advantage of FPI flooring Index represents the floor of enterprise ZX position continued to shrink, but this month decline narrowed; supplier delivery time index was 65%, down 5.3 percentage points from the previous month, this month delivery time slower.
The test period FPI30 Index forest products manufacturing enterprises indicators enterprises on behalf of the advantages of this month in a production contraction. The test of FPI floor for Composite indicators enterprises represent advantages flooring enterprises in production this month contraction. Experts believe: February China's traditional Spring Festival holiday, the production time for the whole year the shortest month, seasonal factors, the month index shrank trend of such fluctuations are seasonal normal fluctuations. Relevant person in charge of the State Forestry Administration of forest products trade center explained, after consecutive one or several cycles of inspection, the seasonal pattern in order to gradually uncovered during seasonally adjusted index to more clearly reflect the production and development true state.
Suzhou David Wood Industry Co., Ltd., the Zhejiang Dazhuang Industrial Group Co., Ltd., the large Asian wood-based panels Group Co., Ltd., and other indicators of enterprises reflects the problems faced by the current business and related recommendations, including: forestry harvesting policies need to be improved, enterprise afforestation to mature period but can not be cut down, blow to the enthusiasm of the enterprise afforestation; procurement funds, cash flow is slower; into a trend of the prices of chemical raw materials, price fluctuations; imported white pine sawn timber prices rose by more than 10%, while domestic white pine processing quality than poor, higher prices, cost far less than imports, causing the cost of the product has improved significantly, want to be able to help the domestic sawn timber processing enterprises to improve processing quality and reduce costs.