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Biggest ever ‘ice’ seizure worth HK$400m | HK Customs

  • Hong Kong Customs seized about 700 kilograms of suspected methamphetamine with an estimated market value of $400 million in the operation at Hong Kong International Airport and a logistics warehouse

  • This is a record seizure of methamphetamine by Hong Kong Customs

  • The drugs were discovered in a consignment declared as containing transformers that arrived from Mexico at Hong Kong International Airport on March 18

  • About 447kg of suspected liquid methamphetamine was found concealed inside three huge transformers

  • Following investigation and intelligence exchange Hong Kong Customs made a further seizure on March 24 at a logistics warehouse in Sheung Shui, in which about 253kg of suspected methamphetamine was found in 10 pieces of industrial-use anti-vibratory rubber

  • Two local men, aged 43 and 44, were arrested

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