In this issue, we cover the latest seasonal information on some of the top-selling essential oils, like Lavender and Lavandin, Marjoram, Patchouli, Cinnamon, Lemongrass, Clove Leaf, and Geranium.
'The Source' crop reports highlight seasonal essential oil's that are in harvest. We cover origin, characteristics, odor profile and the latest information about the crop's harvest and price fluctuation forecasts.
In the 35 years I have worked in this industry, I have seen many ebbs and flows. As demand increases, producers begin to invest in crop expansion to meet that demand. Then, as consumer preferences change, so do product formulations and new product offerings. These changes create shifts in raw material demands.”