Essential Oils of Geranium - Price Value by Year from 2000 to 2007

2.3.43 Essential Oils of Geranium - Price Value by Year from 2000 to 2007

2.3.43.1 Product Specifications

 

Scientific name:

Pelargonium odorantissimum

Common name:

Geranium

Plant part used:

Stems and leaves

HS Code:

330121000

SITC Code:

551321000

2.3.43.2 Analysis 

This product had many uses especially in the health industry, and it was traded in small quantities throughout the observed years.  In year 2000, the amount brought in was relatively high but the quantity decreased thereafter t. The highest total value due from the import of the product was about RM1.6 million in year 2000. The reductions of the import a purchase were varied and was at its lowest value in year 2003 at RM 28,964. Like other essential oils, the cost per kg of the product   had also not been consistent.

 

Table 46: Summary of import values and quantities

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Figure 86: Malaysia’s import 2000 – 2007 for Essential Oils of Geranium

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Figure 87: Imported Essential Oils of Geranium price trend 2000 – 2007

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