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Unusual, Short Term Investment "Option"

Tuesday, July 17, 2007
Where hardwood timber investments are typically a medium to long-term investment, the Australian Timber Investment offers short-term investment options (as short as 12months), which can then be rolled over..

A SQUARE :: 17Jul07 Unusual, Short Term Investment "Option"
Category Timberland
Faculty John Brickwood
Expertise Timber options
Author Sona Blessing
Faculty Name
The reason timber increases in value is that from the green-sawn planks that eventually become hardwood flooring, the value is determined by the moisture content. During the drying period the timber gets harder and stronger and increases in value by approximately 40%.
The structure of the model allows for both buy and sell pricing to be determined at the outset
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