Resinoids - Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

3.6.36 Resinoids - Price Values and Quantity by year from 2000 to 2007

3.6.36.1 Overview

Scientific name:

Pinus kesiya

Common name:

Pinus kesiya

Plant part used:

Resin exudates from stems

HS Code:

330130000

SITC Code:

551330000

3.6.36.2 Analysis

Resinoids are clear, translucent to yellowish brown substances of plant origin used mostly  by the cosmetics and perfumery industries. They were exported in moderately large amounts from about 6,233 kg to about 30,631 kg. The  quantities for the different years were not consistent and the l trend  indicated  irregular amounts. Export revenues showed similar pattern and its values  had 3 peaks. The unit costs  revolved around RM17 throughout the period except in year 2003 when  it declined to  its lowest value at RM12.55. The profile dipped in year 2003 otherwise the values were  consistent.

Export-import unit costs differences were  mainly in the  negative except for year 2001 and 2004. The values showed that these products were also mostly used locally.

 

Table 133: Summary of value and volume export

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 Figure 183: Malaysia’s export 2000 – 2007 for Resinoids

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Figure 184: Exported Resinoids price trend 2000 – 2007

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Table 134: Export and Import Unit Cost Differences of Herbal Products :

2000 -2007

Year

Export (RM)

Import (RM)

Diff (RM)

2000

17.16

21.83

-4.67

2001

19.80

11.56

8.24

2002

16.66

49.11

-32.45

2003

12.55

39.17

-26.62

2004

17.80

5.38

12.42

2005

17.61

40.14

-22.53

2006

17.17

374.27

-357.10

2007

17.03

137.42

-120.39