• New Zealand Wood Availability Forecasts

    2nd February 2021

    Margules Groome is pleased to announce that, on behalf of the New Zealand Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI), we are currently undertaking the 2020 update to the New Zealand wood availability forecasts (WAF).

  • Australian Harvest & Haul Cost Index – June 2020

    27th August 2020

    Margules Groome’s quarterly harvest and haulage cost index for Australian plantation operations is based on actual price indexation mechanisms used by industry weighted by volume harvested.

  • Australian Softwood Log Price Trend Anomaly

    2nd June 2020

    Between June 2015 and June 2017 MGP10 prices trended down in real terms in the middle of the most recent and prolonged construction boom. This trend apparently bucked conventional wisdom that prices increase in times of high demand. Three trends in the market were apparent which may explain this unusual event. They are: The increase […]