More than 100 tons of European eel seedlings have been smuggled into China?

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 More than 100 tons of European eel seedlings have been smuggled into China?


Data of eel seedlings. (Kyodo) Reference News Network reported in May 8th, the media said that the European eel of European eel was exported illegally to East Asia because of the endangered European Union, and the smuggling technique was becoming more and more high. According to European authorities, the live eel seedlings used for breeding were smuggled to China about 100 tons in a few months, but most of them were finally sent to the Japanese market. According to the Kyodo News Agency (Kyodo) in May 6th, the eel seedlings in East Asia were badly damaged, and Japanese merchants accelerated the import of the eel seedlings which were not transparent. In this situation, they were asked to take a response. Reported that the Spanish security authorities in April announced that the arrest of suspected smuggling of eel seedlings Spaniards, Chinese and Morocco people and so on 10 people. It is reported that the market price of eel seedlings is higher, and the group gains 37 million 500 thousand euros (about 280 million yuan). Allegedly, the gang smuggled the eel seedlings collected in Spain to China by Portuguese and Morocco. The security authorities found the vehicle in the southern port of Spain, carrying 129 kilograms of eel seedlings transported to Morocco. The gang, located in Algeciras, south of Spain, found a breeding pool with more than 300 kilograms of eel and 364 suitcases for carrying eel. The Spanish public security authorities asserted that the main final destination is the Asian market, especially Japan, which is one of the traditional dishes of Pu Shao . It is not clear from the state that China is shipped to Japan in the state of live eel seedlings or after farming or processing, but the public security authorities point out that the network of the black society is supplying European eels. According to Japanese media reports, the European Interpol estimated that the number of eel seedlings smuggled into China during the latest fishing season (November 2017 to March 2018) amounted to 100 tons. The European eel protection group Sustainableeelgroup (SEG) called for the elimination of European eel smuggling, the establishment of a traceability system is indispensable, and Japan and other Asian countries are required to provide cooperation. This article source: Reference News Net editor: He Yufang _NN5632