Breaking! World’s Largest Seizure Of More Than 9 Tons Of Ivory, From Over 1,000 Elephants, Recovered In Da Nang, Vietnam

Vietnamese customs has seized over nine tons of ivory in a container shipment from the Republic of Congo, thought to be the largest ivory seizure ever made.

World Animal News

Last updated on 01 April 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Congo (Brazzaville)
Viet Nam
Region: 
Africa
Asia
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals