Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong

Security fears over seized-ivory stockpile

Huge stockpile of 'white gold' that has been seized by customs officers needs to be better secured, says head of conservation group

Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Customs seized a total of 779 pieces of ivory tusk, worth about $10.6 million, inside a container shipped to Hong Kong last week. Photo: Felix Wong
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