CITES Plants Committee Meeting - Report from Buenos Aires: AHPA Continues its Involvement in CITES Policy Development

McGuffin, Michael
August 2009
HerbalGram;Aug-Oct2009, Issue 83, p26
Academic Journal
The article provides information on a meeting held by the Plants Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Buenos Aires, Argentina from March 16-22, 2009. The CITES is an international agreement that started in 1975 and involves 175 countries. Topics discussed at the Buenos Aires meeting include annotations on exclusion of finished products, import controls on international Trade in Lipstick with CITES-listed ingredients and significant trade in medicinal plants.


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