Criteria met: High volume
Principal trade term to the EU: live
Percentage of global trade to the EU: 89%
Principal source: wild
Top EU importer: Netherlands
Top Trading Partner: Turkey
CITES Appendix: II
IUCN Status: -
In 2010, EU imports comprised 62,850 live, wild-sourced plants imported by the Netherlands directly from Turkey for commercial purposes. Imports of live, wild-sourced plants decreased by 46% between 2009 and 2010; 2010 is the third consecutive year in which imports decreased.
The SRG formed a positive opinion for C. cilicium from Turkey on 26/05/2008, which was confirmed on 16/02/2010.