China's ivory-trade regulations -- in theory and in practice

Ye Ying
March 2014
Art Newspaper;Mar2014, Vol. 23 Issue 255, p3
The article provides brief information on regulations regarding the trade of ivory in China, noting that while in theory only ivory carvings with an official certificate and official stamp are allowed to be traded within China, in practice many abuses are taking place.


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