Announcement by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)
Date: January 9, 2020
Jing Mao Doc. No. : 10904600000
Announcement about amendments to CITES “Appendix I, Appendix II, and Appendix III of the Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora” (as of January 9, 2020), except for the species of Holothuria fuscogilva, Holothuria nobilis, Holothuria whitmaei, and Cedrela spp. (Populations of the Neotropics) in Appendix II, which will enter into force on August 28, 2020. In addition, the species of Cedrela fissilis (in Brazil and the Plurinational State of Bolivia), Cedrela lilloi (in Brazil and the Plurinational State of Bolivia), and Cedrela odorata (in Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Peru, and the Plurinational State of Bolivia) will be removed from Appendix III on August 28, 2020.
Legal Basis: Paragraph 3 of Article 13-1 of the Foreign Trade Act