Notification to the Parties

No. 1999/39 Geneva, 31 May 1999

CONCERNING:

INDIA

Ban on trade in wild fauna and flora

1. The Management Authority of India has informed the Secretariat that the Government of India has banned the export for commercial purposes of all wild-taken specimens of species included in Appendices I, II and III, but permits the export of cultivated varieties of plant species included in Appendices I and II.

2. Parties are urged to inform the Indian Management Authority and the Secretariat of any attempted violations.

3. This Notification replaces Notification to the Parties No. 930 of 4 September 1996.