Smugglers lose out

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 20 April, 2000, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 20 April, 2000, 12:00am

Nanning Customs agents in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region have cracked 167 smuggling cases and confiscated 13 million yuan (HK$11.6 million) worth of goods in the first quarter of this year. The number of smuggling cases fell by one per cent while the value of smuggled goods decreased 35 per cent.