Contraband cigarettes seized

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 05 April, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 05 April, 2001, 12:00am

Customs officers seized 950 cases holding 9.5 million contraband cigarettes in a container unloaded at Kwai Chung off a vessel from Xiamen, Fujian province. The seizure has a market value of $15 million with a duty potential of $7.5 million.