Useful References

A list of references related to the Essential Oils Trade Information Brief. 
  • Brinckmann, J., 2006, Medicinal Plants and Extracts. Market News Service, UNCTAD/WTO.

  • Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI), EU Market Survey 2005.

  • Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI), EU Market Brief: Essential Oils 2005.

  • Chomchalow, N., 2002, Production of Herbs in Asia: An overview, Office of the President, Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand

  • Douglas M, Heyes J and Smallfield B (2005), Herbs, spices and essential oils: post-harvest operations in developing countries, Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO).

  • Forss, K., and Kundstrom, 2004, An evaluation of the program "Export Promotion of Organic Products from Africa", Phase II, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Sida

  • Green, C., 2002, Export Development of Essential Oils and Spices by Cambodia, International Trade Centre, Geneva.

  • Guaviduca, G., 2005, Market Brief in the European Union for Selected Natural Ingredients derived from Native Species, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), United Nations

  • Harris, D., and MacTavish, H., 2002, An Economic Study of Essential Oil Production in the UK: A Case Study Comparing non-UK Lavender/Lavendin Production and Peppermint/Spearmint Production with UK Production Techniques and Costs, ADAS Consulting LTD for the Government Industry Forum for Non-Food Crops.

  • International Trade Centre (ITC), 2001, Product Profile: Spices and Culinary Herbs, Business Sector Round Table, Brussels

  • International Trade Centre (ITC) UNCTAD/WTO, 2004, Marketing Manual and Web Directory for Organic Spices, Herbs and Essential Oils

  • Le Breton, G., 2001, Trade in Biological Resources in Southern Africa, Southern Alliance fro Indegeous Resources and Southern African Natural Products Trade Association. Presented to the Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on Trade, Intellectual Property Rights and Biological Resources in Eastern and Southern Africa, Nyeri, 31 July 2001

  • National Agency for Export Development (NAFED) Ministry of Trade (2006), Flavor of Essential Oils, June 2006.

  • R&D Plan for Essential Oils and Plant Extracts 2002-2006, Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation.

  • Western Cape Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (WESGRO), 2005/06, Essential Oils Sector Brief