TRAFFIC

TRAFFIC

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The convergence between wildlife trafficking and other illicit activities is not a Typologies of Convergence new phenomenon.
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The Role Of France In Wildlife Trade

The European Union (EU) is an important player in the international legal and illegal wildlife trade and is known to be a major destination market and trade hub for wildlife and their commodities, including species listed on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).
Being one of the largest economies in the EU, France plays a crucia

Opinion Survey On Exotic Pet Use In Japan 2021

Japan is one of the key exotic pet markets in the world. Animals like otters, galagos, hedgehogs, owls, and many other rare species of turtles and tortoises, lizards, chameleons, frogs, etc., are traded as private pets or for the purpose of display and petting at commercial facilities like animal cafés.

High Value Marine Products From Africa To Asia

Sea cucumbers and fish maws (dried swim bladders) form part of the same niche market as shark fin and abalone, all of which are valued as a status food or symbol of wealth.
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Seahorse Trade Dynamics From Africa To Asia

Seahorses are part of the family Syngnathidae, along with pipefish, pipehorses and seadragons. This family represents marine species that are vulnerable to habitat loss and overexploitation (Vincent et al., 2011). Seahorses belong to the genus, Hippocampus, and have suffered worldwide population declines in recent decades (Evanson et al., 2011). The biology, ecology, and life history (i.e.

A Rapid Assessment Of The Sea Cucumber Trade From Africa To Asia

Over the last few decades, there has been a marked increase in the expansion and development of invertebrate fisheries, which is largely attributed to the increasing demand and need for new resources to harvest (Anderson et al., 2011). One increasingly harvested group is sea cucumbers, which are echinoderms from the class Holothuroidea.

Maw Trade (November 2020)

FISH SWIM BLADDERS, COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS FISH MAW ONCE PROCESSED, ARE AMONG THE MOST POPULAR SEAFOOD DELICACIES IN EAST ASIAN MARKETS AND ARE A VALUABLE IMPORT COMMODITY IN HONG KONG SAR1 (HEREAFTER HONG KONG) AND CHINA SPECIFICALLY (WEN ET AL., 2015).
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Insights From The Incarcerated

The illegal trade in wildlife and wildlife products globally is estimated to be worth more than USD72 billion annually, ranking alongside the illegal trafficking of narcotics, arms, and humans.

Trading Years for Wildlife

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野生物交易的过往

TEETERING ON THE BRINK--JAPAN’S ONLINE IVORY TRADE

TEETERING ON THE BRINK--JAPAN’S ONLINE IVORY TRADE

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