Price of pangolin in Tibet

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Pangolin organs can be bought in Nepal at prices of $413 per kilogram (30,000 Nepalese Rupees). When the organs are smuggled intoTibet, the same organs are sold for $1,100 (80,000 Nepalese Rupees).

Source: Dhurba Dangal, “Smuggling pangolin organs to China rampant,” Republica, August 23, 2011.

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