Canadian Biomass Magazine

Policy changes impact South Korea wood pellet demand: white paper

July 29, 2019
By FutureMetrics

Recent policy changes to the South Korea renewable portfolio standards (RPS) have impacted the demand for wood pellets in S. Korea. A new white paper from FutureMetrics discusses the policies and the impacts. In particular, Vietnam has been strongly affected. The paper discusses those impacts and the possible consequences. The paper contains many charts illustrating the data.

Accompanying this white paper is a comprehensive dashboard that allows the user to see the impacts of policy changes in South Korea on cash flows for South Korean power plants. The dashboard is described in detail in the user manual. Links to the dashboard and user manual are on page 9 of the white paper. The dashboard also has functions specific to the Japanese pellet markets.


The white paper, the dashboard, and the dashboard description and user manual can all be downloaded from the FutureMetrics website for free.  Scroll down to “free white papers” section of the home page:


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