Wednesday, March 31, 2010

GFC looks to be over for now

Looking around Nelson this past month……..

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it looks like the Global Financial Crisis may be behind us…..

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car carriers are calling again to disgorge their contents……

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there is plenty of activity again in typical Nelson region exports

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fish exports, timber/log exports are two of the main ones, especially the logging sector……………

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……..cultivated hillsides are being deforested ………………….

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but in a sustainable way that is…..

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and shipped off-shore (don’t understand why we don’t do more ourselves here in NZ rather than just ship the raw materials overseas)

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…..however I acknowledge shipping costs would still be considerable for any like minded exporter

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Promising too is a new found surge in local New Home construction…