25m3 of illegally transported lumber seized in Sooretama

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August 5, 2020 - Espírito Santo, Brazil

The Federal Highway Police (PRF) seized 25m3 of lumber at kilometer 100 of highway BR-101 in Sooretama on August 4. The driver did not present any kind of documentation, be it a specific license for the transport or storage of forest products or even an invoice corresponding to the transported cargo. The shipment left Camacan, Bahia and was bound for Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro.

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25m3 of illegally transported lumber seized in Sooretama

Photo: PRF ES

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