Huge cocaine find at port
Second Largest Cocaine Haul for Port of Rotterdam
Rotterdam port police has discovered some 3,000 kilos of cocainehidden in a container. The street value of the haul has been estimated to over € 120 million ($149 million).
According to a release by the Dutch Public Prosecution Department(Openbaar Ministerie), the drugs were caught on November 28 in a container with cassava root which came from Costa Rica. The quantity was separated in 3,003 bags, each weighing 3,500 kilos.
The second largest ever haul in the port of Rotterdam have already been destroyed.
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