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Old 02-08-2011, 09:46 AM
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What are they doing with it ???
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Old 02-08-2011, 09:52 AM
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Yep, China is buying up stocks of everything, and balsa is still one of the best insulators for LNG carriers. Not sure if it is still used on crude tankers, but shipping eats a ton. I suppose Hanno Graupner was very wise in the sixties when he bought a Costa Rican balsa plantation just to support his model kit production.
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