Wood pellets are currently one of the most exportable wood products in our country. With an export volume of millions of tons a year, this number is increasing and has not stopped. So what is the price of exported wood pellets 2019? Whether wood tablets bring a lot of revenue to the manufacturer, follow the article below to understand more about the price and market of wood pellets in the present time:

Sawdust wood pellets are those produced from materials such as sawdust, wood waste in the wood manufacturing industry as well as plant materials such as stems, peanut shells, bagasse, sawdust. , cover bark … Sawdust pellets are a burning material that brings many economic benefits to producers and also helps to protect the environment and does not have a dangerous impact on the health of users.
Currently, sawdust pellets are widely used both in daily life and in industry and export. Depending on the quality of the tablet as well as the way in which the price of wood pellets can vary. Specifically:

  • Prices of wood pellets exported to South Korea are currently at 160 USD / ton, equivalent to about 3.6 million / ton
  • Meanwhile, the price of domestic wood pellets is cheaper, ranging from 2.5 to 2.8 million VND / ton

As one of the clean burning materials, wood pellets are now increasingly proving their role with applicability in many different areas such as boiler combustion in the garment and food industries. , metallurgy, thermoelectricity, ….

Market of wood pellets 2019

Currently, the market for wood pellets in our country is experiencing great changes with increasing number of wood pellet factories, wood pellet products are also increasingly rich and diverse with many types such as tablets. sawdust wood, bagasse wood pellets, peanut wood pellets, acacia wood tablets, rice husk tablets …. Depending on the nature of wood pellets made from these materials are also of different quality, usually wood pellets made of sawdust or pure wood will have higher quality since then the price is more expensive.

Above is the domestic wood pellet market, besides the domestic market, the export wood pellet market is also very exciting. Specifically, according to statistics from wood pellets for export, in 2017, South Korea imported 2.5 million tons of wood pellets, of which 65% came from Vietnam, equivalent to over 1.7 million. ton. It is expected that by 2022, Korea’s demand will increase to 5 million tons / year. Apart from Korea, Japan is also a market for wood pellet export with great potential when in 2017, Japan imported more than 500,000 tons of wood pellets from our country and this figure is expected to increase to 5 million tons. by 2030. These numbers open up a great opportunity for the domestic wood pellet processing industry.
Although there are great opportunities, but to really expand the scale as well as promote the market of wood pellets in our country to develop, Vietnam wood pellet enterprises have to face many big challenges in the near future. , both Korea and Japan will increase legal measures to trace the origin of wood pellets in a more rigid manner to ensure the transparency of the raw materials.
According to experts, with the price of wood pellets from 160 USD and up to 700 USD / ton depending on the type and time, although not highly profitable by sources of fossil fuels such as coal. Oil but wood pellets have a stable, long-term and renewable output, and bring great benefits to forestry and livelihoods for foresters.

Daviwood wood pellets for export – International quality – Vietnamese prices

Dan – Viet Investment Co., Ltd. specializes in manufacturing and trading all kinds of wood pellets with 100% natural wood components, using modern technology lines, always ensuring optimal quality and best price. .

Daviwood energy wood pellet production process

With a closed process from purchasing raw materials to production, Daviwood Energy’s products make sure to give customers absolute satisfaction:

1. Purchasing raw materials

Dan – Viet Investment Company Limited selects and purchases raw materials from reputable supply partners, ensuring clean raw material origin, complying with international standards.

2. Crushing materials

Raw materials for manufacturing wood pellets after purchasing will be selected, divided and put into the mill. For the best compression of wood materials, wood materials must be less than or equal to 5mm, so for larger sized materials such as twigs or wood chips will be crushed Advance to the appropriate size. The material after grinding will take the form of sawdust with uniform sizes, ensuring that it will produce quality finished products, with the highest density.

3. Create the right moisture for the material

In the process of manufacturing wood pellets, moisture balance for raw materials is very important, directly affecting the quality of finished wood pellets. Raw materials that are too moist will make sure that the tablet is not at the same time, making it easy to get moldy during packing, transporting and waiting for use. And vice versa, too dry materials will make it difficult to bond and compress. The appropriate moisture content of wood pellet production materials usually ranges from 10-14%, however the input material after grinding is often high in moisture content of 18-35% so the moisture balance is necessary. Specifically in this step, the raw material after being crushed into sawdust will be put into the drying system to the appropriate moisture, then it will be transferred to the compression system to shape the product.

4. Forming wood pellets

This is the stage to help sawdust materials turn into solid wood pellets with high energy efficiency. Specifically, in this step, after the material has reached the proper moisture content, it will be put into the mouth of the compressor by conveyor. Conveyor system will be responsible for providing continuous and regular materials into the intake nozzle of the pellet compressor. Raw materials are introduced under modern technology in terms of speed and pressure that will be compressed into small and evenly sized wood pellets without any additives or chemical adhesives.

5. Reduce the temperature for wood pellets

Wood pellets after being compressed under high pressure and with very hot temperatures cannot be immediately packed but need to be pre-cooled. In this step, the conveyor will transport the wood pellet to the cooler and the machine will reduce the temperature of the tablet. After this step, the compact size tablets have been released and ready for use. However, for easier transport, wood pellets will be packed into suitable finished packages.

6. Packing finished wood pellets

After cooling step, the conveyor continues to put wood pellets into hopper of wood packaging machine and tablet which will be sealed with PE bags of 15-25 Kg / bag depending on customers’ requirements. After this step, the wood pellet finished product is ready to be shipped to the customer. With over 30 years of experience in manufacturing and trading in wood pellet products, Dan – Viet Investment Company Limited (Daviwood) always understands the needs of customers and strives every day to perfect and bring to Customers the best products and services!

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