China Shuts Down Its Legal Ivory Trade

China Shuts Down Its Legal Ivory Trade Two years after a joint pledge with the United States to ban the domestic trade in ivory, all of China’s government-licensed carving factories and ivory retailers are about to close. Source: National Geographic Two years after a joint pledge with the United States to ban the domestic trade in ivory, all of China’s government-licensed carving factories and ivory retailers are about to close. China Shuts Down Its Legal Ivory Trade