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Wildlife conference mulls loosening restrictions on ivory trade
25 Aug 2019
Nations are set to discuss more than 50 proposals regarding the protection of endangered species. Topics on the table include loosening restrictions on ivory trade and regulating mammoth ivory.
China bans ivory trade in 'New Year gift' to elephants
2 Jan 2018
China formally bans the legal ivory trade.
Kenya burns 105 tonnes of ivory
2 May 2016
Kenya has burned more than 100 tonnes of elephant ivory and over a tonne of rhino horn in demonstration against the ivory trade. It's believed to be the largest stockpile of ivory ever destroyed worth more than $170m on the open market.