THE LARGEST EU CANDLE PRODUCER IS POLAND
Poland is the EU's top candle manufacturer as of 2018. All candles manufactured in the EU were worth €619 million to it, or 38% of the total. 10% of the value of candles produced in the EU in 2018 was produced by Germany, which comes in second, and Italy, which comes in third (source: Eurostat).
Chinese, American, and Vietnamese candles were the most common imports from non-EU nations.
Hyraceum, a perfume ingredient derived from the faeces of a small rodent, is still used by niche perfume houses