BARE ROOT DECIDUOUS TREES FOR IMMEDIATE SALE
CONTRACT GROWING OPPORTUNITIES
STRATEGIC INVESTMENT ADVISING
ONA maintains an extensive database of bare root seedlings, cultivar rooted cuttings, and caliper shade, flowering and ornamental trees up to 1 1/4" from its select group of member nurseries. Products include a wide range of material from one-year-old seedlings and cultivar cuttings to two-year top, caliper trees. ONA offers the latest, most popular varieties, from Acer to Zelkova.
ONA's Service offering includes the facilitation of immediate sale of bare root seedlings and cultivar rooted cuttings; contract growing relationships -- all with a select group of member nurseries. In addition, ONA facilitates opportunities to produce or form equity joint ventures with US nurseries.
Rather than attempting to purchase more mature trees from increasingly limited US supplies, sophisticated Chinese buyers are increasingly seeking opportunities for longer-term, strategic, contract-growing relationships. ONA has expertise in arranging such contract growing relationships. Its member nurseries who desire to take orders now for future delivery pursuant to contractual relationships where a buyer receives a discounted price in exchange for installment payments made over time. This is the most sure way for a Chinese buyer to secure future supply at a discounted price.
Forward-thinking buyers are also exploring opportunities to purchase or form equity joint ventures with US nurseries. Strategic opportunities abound in the aftermath of the US financial crisis, which has caused many US nurseries to explore recapitalization. ONA’s president has extensive experience representing Chinese investors into the US market. Nursery investments are well-suited for the EB-5 “Investor Visa” program, under which qualified investors can obtain a US Green Card.