The two main origins for the oil production are India and Guatemala. The oil distillation is secondary to the spice market as the seeds are widely used in Indian and Asian cuisine.
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period Aug - Dec
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors spicy, warm, eucalyptus, camphor, woody, medical, basalm
Common Applications oriental, amber, basalm, musk, warm, ylang ylang
Appearance Pale yellow to brown liquid
Optical Rotation +18.0 to +40.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4580 - 1.4690
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.921 - 0.938
Flash Point ℃ 57°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.