Futures?

Joseph Zorzin redoak at forestmeister.com
Sun Aug 30 02:28:04 EST 1998


Larry Caldwell wrote:
> 
> In article <35E858C8.15F94B1E at forestmeister.com>,
> redoak at forestmeister.com says...
> 
> > Well, here there seldom is a market for pulp, I only mentioned that as a
> > long shot possibility. But the marketing game is very complicated and I
> > have little knowledge of it. I just put the timber up for sale and
> > whoever has the most money gets it. Some guys try to make log marketing
> > into their speciality, but it's too risky for me. I just prefer the
> > safe, secure, high paying consulting work. <G>
> 
> So much for being leaders in the industry, huh?
> 
> I just grow 'em.  Frankly, I don't know squat about marketing other than
> writing the buyers and soliciting bids.
> 
> -- Larry

All sarcasm aside, THAT IS MARKETING. Why should I care all the details
of how the logs get moved around to a very, very complex market. I have
enough to worry about my end of the business.



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