Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Crime

Customs officers deliver HK$62 million blow to smugglers after seizing container on its way to mainland China full of ivory and pangolin scales sent from Nigeria

  • Wildlife products believed to be wanted for Chinese medicine and high-end sculptures
  • Seizure was biggest of its kind according to Customs and Excise Department

Topic |   Crime
Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Two customs officer stand guard next to the record haul of ivory and pangolin scales. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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