China to set date to close ivory factories

Preparation is under way in China to bring in a ban on their domestic ivory trade, following a promise made with the US earlier this year.

The Guardian

Last updated on 14 December 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
China
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals