38m3 of Cupiúba, Mahogany, Cedrorana, and Quarubatinga lumber seized in Capim Grosso

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July 30, 2020 - Bahia, Brazil

The Federal Highway Police (PRF) seized 38.04 cubic meters of lumber at kilometer 356 on highway BR-324 in Capim Grosso on July 30. The lumber included the species Cupiúba, Mahogany, Cedrorana, and Quarubatinga. The GF (Guia Florestal) was not presented. And information declared in the other documents did not match the physical volume of the cargo. The loads allegedly departed from Pará.

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38m3 of Cupiúba, Mahogany, Cedrorana, and Quarubatinga lumber seized in Capim Grosso

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