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Timber Prices listed below are compiled from indicative prices provided by selected sawmills from different regions of Malaysia.  The prices listed are to serve as a guide and quotations issued by suppliers may vary, based on specifications, sizes and grades.

*AVERAGE DOMESTIC PRICES OF LOGS, SAWN TIMBER, PLYWOOD AND MDF
IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA

RINGGIT MALAYSIA

FEBRUARY 2020

SPECIES
LOGS/TON
SAWN TIMBER/M3
18" UP
GMS
STRIPS
SCANTLINGS
HEAVY HARDWOOD
Chengal
5,040
7,415
5,791
8,121
Balau
             3,500           3,453
                3,178
3,213
Red Balau 2,300 3,143     2,719               3,390
Merbau
              3,580            4,696
3,927
4,096
Mixed Heavy Hardwood
           1,150           1,010
869
1,130
MEDIUM HARDWOOD
Keruing
1,500
1,250
                  1,215
2,203
Kempas
1,800
2,436
                   2,260
2,6847
Kapur
1,680
1,751
1,412
1,746
Mengkulang
1,300
2,119
1,419
2,154
Tualang
1,450
2,472
2,331
2,493
LIGHT HARDWOOD
Dark Red Meranti
1,900
2,036
1,695
2,825
Red Meranti
1,830
2,013
1,645
2,133
Yellow Meranti
1,250
1,554
1,236
1,271
White Meranti
1,480
2,472
1,306
2,528
Mersawa
1,700
1,801
1,660
2,013
Nyatoh
1,250
1,624
1,342
1,518
Sepetir
1,370
1,706
1,095
1,751
Jelutong
1,110
1,815
1,215
1,871
Mixed Light Hardwood
1,050
953
812
989
MALAYSIAN RUBBERWOOD        
Hevea brasiliensis
LOGS/TON
SAWN TIMBER/M3
180
1" X 1"
2" X 2"
3" X 3"
4" X 4"
1,165
1,206
1,427
1,607
PLYWOOD 4' X 8'
(RM per piece)
4mm
6mm
9mm
12mm
14.60
22.00
38.00
48.00
MDF 4' X 8'
(RM per piece)
4mm
6mm
9mm
12mm
12.80
16.30
22.00
28.60

Note : Log prices ex-balau. Sawn timber, plywood, MDF and Malaysian Rubberwood (Hevea brasiliensis) prices ex-mill

* Prices are only indicative