Price of the Freerunner published?

Andy Powell openmoko at
Fri Mar 21 11:01:37 CET 2008

On Thursday 20 March 2008 16:05, Stroller wrote:


> But we must remember that an importer has to tie his own money up in
> stock (money that could otherwise be earning interest for him) and
> gamble with the currency exchange rates. If he buys when the dollar
> is at  1:X and the exchange rate changes disfavourably to 1:Y, then
> he has to swallow the difference on all his existing stock. 


Actually the best way to handle that is to buy currency at a fixed, guaranteed 
price. ukforex (no affiliaton) do this sort of thing. I don;t understand why 
more people don't do it. If you're importing stuff on a regular basis it just 
makes sense..


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