Truckload of illegal wood seized in Sorriso

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August 11, 2020 - Mato Grosso, Brazil

A truckload of lumber products was seized by the PRF at kilometer 733 on highway BR-163 in Sorriso on August 10. The type of product declared in the Forest Guide did not match that being transported in the physical cargo. The PRF did not disclose the presumed volume, species, place of embarkation or destination.

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Truckload of illegal wood seized in Sorriso

Photo: PRF MT

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