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PENINSULAR MALAYSIA TIMBER EXPORT PRICES

 

Timber prices listed below are indicative, compiled and provided by MTIB with industry consultation. The prices listed are to serve as a guide and quotations issued by suppliers may vary based on specifications, sizes and grades.

 

AVERAGE FOB EXPORT PRICES OF SAWNTIMBER, PLYWOOD, MDF AND PARTICLEBOARD IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA

 

MAY 2017

PRODUCTS

USD/m3

SAWNTIMBER

Species

Scantling

GMS

Strips

Dark Red Meranti

739

642

641

Keruing

676

551

321

Merbau

666

537

355

Kempas

472

505

396

Kapur

433

504

302

Kelat

335

332

307

PLYWOOD 4' X 8'

Sizes

USD/m3

3 mm thickness

535

6 mm thickness

530

9 mm thickness

483

12 mm thickness

435

18 mm thickness

350

MDF 4' X 8'

Sizes

USD/m3

3 mm thickness

230

6 mm thickness

220

9 mm thickness

265

12 mm thickness

195

18 mm thickness

190

PARTICLEBOARD 4' X 8'

Sizes

USD/m3

6 mm thickness

160

9 mm thickness

170

12 mm thickness

160

18 mm thickness

170

     Note: * Prices are only indicative