Other Essential Oils O/T Those Of Citrus Fruits –Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

3.6.35 Other Essential Oils O/T Those Of Citrus Fruits – Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

3.6.35.1 Overview

Scientific name:

N/A

Common name:

Essential oil

Plant part used:

Roots, stems, leaves

HS Code:

330129000

SITC Code:

551329000

3.6.35.2 Analysis

Oils of geranium, jasmin, lavender or others are usually used as raw materials in the perfumery industry. The quantities exported during the observed period were moderately high  ranging from about 58,382 kg to  183,179 kg. Export quantities recorded irregular amounts with the  maximum quantity  in year 2003. Export revenues followed the same  pattern as that   of the quantity traded. Their values ranged from about RM796,015 to about RM4.399 million. The unit costs of the products  were fairly low with  irregular profile mainly showing decreasing trends.

In year 2000, the difference in export-import unit cost was in the positive while for  the rest of the period the differences  had negative values indicating  that  most of the products were utilized  within the country.

 

Table 131: Summary of value and volume export

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Figure 181: Malaysia’s export 2000 – 2007 for Other Essential Oils O/T Those Of Citrus Fruits

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Figure 182: Exported Other Essential Oils O/T Those Of Citrus Fruits price trend 2000 – 2007

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Table 132: Export and Import Unit Cost Differences of Herbal Products :

2000 -2007

Year

Export (RM)

Import (RM)

Diff (RM)

2000

29.92

25.37

4.55

2001

12.16

29.5

-17.34

2002

7.6

30.49

-22.89

2003

7.46

43.17

-35.71

2004

7.56

41.17

-33.61

2005

18.46

29.99

-11.53

2006

16.73

24.75

-8.02

2007

9.84

40.08

-30.24