Smugglers were trying to get luxury electronic and fashion products into the mainland from Hong Kong, taking advantage of the tax differentials between the two jurisdictions. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong police and customs make this year’s biggest seizure of goods bound for mainland China in HK$12 million smuggling bust

  • But gang evades capture by dumping high-value products destined for Shenzhen and fleeing by speedboat
  • Officials say they have struck heavy blow to syndicate, which sought to dodge taxes on mobile phones, computer tablets and handbags
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Smugglers were trying to get luxury electronic and fashion products into the mainland from Hong Kong, taking advantage of the tax differentials between the two jurisdictions. Photo: Handout
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