It is currently Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:37 am

Post new topic Reply to topic Bookmark and Share  [ 1 post ] 
 CITES and Rosewood 
Author Message
Multiple Donor
Multiple Donor
User avatar

Joined: Fri Dec 21, 2007 8:02 pm
Posts: 1806
Location: Monona, WI, USA
Post CITES and Rosewood
This might affect some of us over time. All species of rosewood are now under the CITES treaty. This means that as current stocks of rosewood dwindle it will be hard to purchase instruments made with it. It will also be harder to sell used instruments outside of your countries' borders. The rosewood Sticks from the recent past were all East Indian Rosewood. That is the last species of rosewood that was not under CITES. It is now as of the first of this year.

If you want a rosewood instrument you should probably get it soon. I love my rosewood SG12 and plan on keeping for the duration.


Rosewood SG12 #5966, Mirrored 4ths
Skype: ejknapp (Say hi anytime!)
Twitter: ejknapp

Thu Feb 09, 2017 8:06 am
Profile My Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic Bookmark and Share  [ 1 post ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

board3 Portal - based on phpBB3 Portal Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group. Designed by Vjacheslav Trushkin for Free Forums/DivisionCore.
Heavily modified by is an authorized Chapman Stick® site. The Chapman Stick® and NS/Stick™ and their marks are federally registered trademarks exclusively licensed to Stick Enterprises, Inc., and are used on and with SEI's permission.
Click here for more information.