7 containers of Pine lumber seized in Penang Port

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August 8, 2020 - Penang, Malaysia

The Penang Department of Quarantine and Inspection Services (MAQIS) Penang reportedly refused the import and seized seven containers of Pine lumber originating from Lithuania that totaled 353 cubic meters. The wood allegedly was not accompanied by a valid import permit.

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7 containers of Pine lumber seized in Penang Port

Photo: NSTP / MAQIS

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