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Ivory sellers on the horns of a dilemma

BAN 'WILL DRIVE TRADE UNDERGROUND'

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Ivory shop owners in Nakhon Sawan and Uthai Thani are unhappy with the government's attempts to tighten local controls on the ivory trade. 

LUCRATIVE: Elephant ivory decorations are displayed at a Bangkok department store.

Most of the shops and ivory factories are located in the two central provinces.

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