Two truckloads of Balsa seized in Tumbes

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November 27, 2020 - Tumbes, Peru

FEMA Tumbes seized two trucks loaded with Balsa lumber (Ochroma piramidale) at the CEBAF in Tumbes near the border with Ecuador on November 27. According to FEMA Peru the shipment was intended to be exported, but did not have proof of legal origin.

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Two truckloads of Balsa seized in Tumbes

Photo: FEMA Peru

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