Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

China confiscates 12 tonnes of endangered pangolin scales in the country’s biggest seizure

The latest stockpile of scales was likely taken from between 20,000 to 30,000 slaughtered pangolins

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Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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