Essential Oils of Lime - Price Value by Yearfrom 2000 to 2007

2.3.41 Essential Oils of Lime - Price Value by Yearfrom 2000 to 2007

2.3.41.1 Product Specifications

 

Scientific name:

Citrus aurantifolia

Common name:

Lime

Plant part used:

Fruit, distilled

HS Code:

330114000

SITC Code:

551314000

2.3.41.2 Analysis 

The amounts of essential oil of lime purchased by the local industries were relatively small throughout the observed years .The import were high in the initial years   but declined significantly after year 2002.  The highest total import value for the product was recorded at, RM146.493 in year 2000 and the lowest   was in year 2005, with zero value.  The highest cost per kg of the product was RM279.42 year 2006.

 

Table 44: Summary of import values and quantities

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

Department of The Government of Malaysia

 

Figure 82: Malaysia’s import 2000 – 2007 for Essential Oils of Lime

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Figure 83: Imported Essential Oils of Lime price trend 2000 – 2007

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