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Quarterly Newsletter
Apr 2018

Australasian Forest Transactions Market Discount Rates – An Analysis

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For the last decade, forests continued to be a stimulating asset class for a growing range of investors. Forest transactions are the starting point of a sustainable forest sector development and are now an integral part of the forest and wood processing sector.

A thought-provoking trend of declining discount rates for forest transactions has been developing in Australasia over the last couple of years. Margules Groome reviews the historical developments of the market discount rates.

Quarterly Newsletter
Apr 2018

Chinese Wood-Frame Construction Sector Development – Are Structural Timber and Prefabricated Components Processors Ready for It?

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Massive timber elements – such as CLT, Glulam, LVL and SIP as well as timber prefabricated building systems are attracting significant interest from the Australian and regional building sector. Constantly, questions are asked from Margules Groome about regional market development potential, product specifications and availability or building codes change to name just a few.

Recent changes in the Chinese design and building codes are challenging the traditional timber processors while providing opportunities for those able to adapt, change and be competitive.

Quarterly Newsletter
Apr 2018

Wood Pellets Market Update

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With its first-quarter almost over, 2018 looks to be another record beating year for the wood pellets trade, with imports into EU and Asia continuing their growth. Globally the markets are moving strong. Eurostat shows that European Union countries imports of wood pellets from the US over the period Jan-Nov 2017 increased by 10% over 2016 levels. Japan and South Korea produced robust growth in their pellets imports.

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