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Conservationists urge trade council to stop facilitating shark fin and ivory trade

A local conservation group has urged the Hong Kong Trade Development Council to stop facilitating the wildlife trade on its online marketplace, after discovering that the website provides business details for shark fin and ivory suppliers. As the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based suppliers and traders, HKTDC’s online marketplace connects over 130,000 suppliers and more than 1.6 million […]