Essential Oils of Lavender Or Of Lavandin - Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

36.6.32 Essential Oils of Lavender Or Of Lavandin - Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

36.6.32.1 Overview

Scientific name:

Lavendula angustifolia

Common name:

Lavender

Plant part used:

Flower

HS Code:

330123000

SITC Code:

551323000

3.6.32.2 Analysis

There were no declarations of the amounts of the product exported for the years 2000, 2004 and 2007 from the Royal Customs Division. From the available data, quantities of Essential oils of lavender exported indicated a single peak with the initial years  showing increasing amounts and  decreased after year 2003. Revenues obtained from export did not reflect the quantities exported. The revenue profile was erratic and that it peaked in years 2003 and 2006 with amounts of RM15,709 and RM12,765 respectively. Profile for unit costs of the product was also inconsistent and it  ranged from about RM7.80 to RM73.20.

Except for years 2001 and 2006, the differences between unit costs of export and import values showed negative figures indicating that the imported products were mostly consumed locally. The  raw materials were utilized in the manufacture of consummable items.

 

Table 125: Summary of value and volume export

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*Note: N/A refers to undeclared value by The Royal Customs and Excise

Department of The Government of Malaysia

 

Figure 175: Malaysia’s export 2000 – 2007 for Essential Oils of Lavender Or Of Lavandin

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Figure 176: Exported Essential Oils of Lavender or of Lavandin price trend 2000 – 2007

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Table 126: Export and Import Unit Cost Differences of Herbal Products :

2000 -2007

Year

Export (RM)

Import (RM)

Diff (RM)

2000

N/A

37.32

-37.32

2001

73.2

39.79

33.41

2002

7.8

38.61

-30.81

2003

13.19

52.05

-38.86

2004

N/A

36.23

-37.32

2005

14.3

25.02

-10.72

2006

33.81

22.59

11.22

2007

N/A

42.37

-42.37

*Note: N/A refers to undeclared value by The Royal Customs and Excise 

Department of The Government of Malaysia