Get fur prices, marketing advice and more.
Trapping Today’s Fur Guide was designed to answer those questions and more.
Let’s take a peek at what you can expect in the Fur Guide, a 44 page electronic book in PDF format.
Fur Market Overview: The Fur Guide starts out with a basic discussion on the fur market, past and present, and the large economic factors that help determine fur prices. I also break things down by the major furbearers in the market, providing a brief overview of fur uses by species.
How to Sell Your Fur: This section of the book discusses selling fur in the round, green, raw and tanned, and highlights the advantages and disadvantages of each method.
Where to Sell Your Fur: Here I discuss the ins and outs of selling fur to country fur buyers, regional buyers, and through the large auction houses. I also provide some buyer contact information and auction resources.
Alternatives to Selling Raw Fur: With the recent lows in the fur market, folks are looking for ways to maximize the value they get from fur by seeking alternate markets. This section discusses a number of alternatives, including selling tanned fur, finished garments, the taxidermy market, as well as finding markets for additional parts of the animals you harvest.
Fur Prices: Here we discuss factors that influence prices for furs at different times of year, and in different geographic locations.
2015-2016 Fur Market Forecast: This section provides an idea of what you can expect for fur prices this season, and the economic factors that are at play.
2014-15 Fur Price Reports: This section of the guide provide a four page table with average fur prices for each species from more than 40 fur auction and buyer sources from across North America. This is the first time such information has ever been available in one, easy to read place. With this document, you can quickly and easily compare last year’s fur prices from a huge geographic area and gain a new perspective on fur price projections moving forward.
With the knowledge gained from this guide, you’ll gain the competitive edge you need to stay on top of the market and maximize your profits in the fur industry. So what are you waiting for? Click here to download Trapping Today’s Fur Guide eBook.