QUANG BINH (VNS)— Police in the central province of Quang Binh seized 239 kilos of black coral transported by car on Tuesday.
Tran Anh Tuan, the driver, said that the cargo was being taken from Malaysia to Da Nang International Airport, to be sold in the central province of Ha Tinh.
According to police, the rare coral has a market value of VND3 million (US$150) per kilo.
An investigation is underway. — VNS