Customs takes more than 7 tons of smuggled second-hand clothes in Agadir
Customs in Agadir has 7.6 tonnes of smuggled Friday second-hand clothes seized that were hidden in a truck. The smuggled merchandise was hidden under bags of potato seed, gave the Moroccan news agency MAP.
The seizure of the smuggled second-hand clothes took place in the industrial area of Ait Melloul near Agadir.
The Moroccan authorities have recently been very active in combating illegal smuggling. On Thursday announced the seizure of the Moroccan customs in 8300 new cell phones of different brands at the border crossing of Guerguerat. The mobile phones were hidden in a truck that was registered in Mauritania, thus folder.
On 7 October, four suspects from three different African countries arrested at Casablanca airport due to the smuggling of cocaine through capsules that they had swallowed. Four days earlier the security and intelligence service BCIJ announced the seizure of a record amount of drugs. More than 2.5 tons of raw cocaine was then seized at various locations in Morocco.