Authorities Seize 328kg of Cocaine at Rio de Janerio Port
February 06: Authorities seized 328 kg of cocaine concealed among a cargo of granite inside a container at Rio de Janeiro port. Authorities, aided by sniffer dogs, found the narcotics during a routine cargo inspection. The cargo had originated in Suape port in Pernambuco state and authorities said the narcotics were bound for Valencia port in Spain. Drug seizures are intermittently reported at Rio de Janeiro port.
Source: PVI Ltd