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Case Study: Timberland Investing in Panama

Thursday, February 05, 2009
Currently teak is the most prevalent specie being cultivated -.

A SQUARE :: 05Feb09 Case Study: Timberland Investing in Panama
Category Timberland
Author Sona Blessing
With teak one can secure a 10% to 15% IRR depending on how expensive the land is and what sort of maintenance techniques the plot requires.
For other species that IRR is lower and the cycle is longer.
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