1. 1. The Hong Kong Customs office says it has seized a large quantity of rhinoceros horns and ivory smuggled from South Africa.
【日本語訳】 1. 香港税関は、南アフリカから密輸された大量のサイの角と象牙を押収したと発表した。
2. 2. Customs officials say they found 33 rhino horns as well as chopsticks and bracelets made of ivory. They were hidden inside a container on a cargo ship, which arrived from South Africa on Monday.
3. 3. The market value of the illegal imports is estimated at 17.4 million Hong Kong dollars, or about 170 million yen. It is the biggest-ever one-time seizure of endangered animal products in Hong Kong.