On November 13, 2017, Dachan Customs House, an affiliate of Guangzhou Customs cracked a sandalwood smuggling ring, seizing 1.23 tons of sandalwood and nabbing one criminal suspect as a result. This is Guangzhou’s first case where rare wood was smuggled by yacht. The incident is currently pending further investigation.
Smuggled sandalwood seized by Guangzhou Customs
General Administration of Customs of the People's Republic of China
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