Japanese authorities found 220kg of gold concealed in components for car suspension systems that arrived at Narita Airport. File photo

Japan arrests Israelis found with US$17 million of gold from Hong Kong

  • Record bust comes amid warnings yakuza gangs have turned their attention to gold smuggling
  • Tax change has made gold more expensive in Japan than in nearby markets such as Hong Kong
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Japanese authorities found 220kg of gold concealed in components for car suspension systems that arrived at Narita Airport. File photo
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