In the Lviv region. a man tried to take out from Ukraine more than 45 kg of amber

Во Львовской обл. мужчина пытался вывезти из Украины более 45 кг янтаря

Photo: press-service gpsu


Во Львовской обл. мужчина пытался вывезти из Украины более 45 кг янтаря

Во Львовской обл. мужчина пытался вывезти из Украины более 45 кг янтаря

Photo: press-service gpsu


Во Львовской обл. мужчина пытался вывезти из Украины более 45 кг янтаря

Sunday Lviv border guards discovered a man who tried to smuggle across the border more than 45 kg of amber. About it reported in a press-service of the State border service of Ukraine (gpsu).

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The owner of the “sun stone” was a resident of Volyn region. He Packed the minerals in the fuel tank of the car “Audi”. All were seized 45,2 kg raw light yellow amber.

It is noted that this is the largest consignment of seized amber in 2016 in the Lviv region.

Overall since may last year the staff of the Lviv border guard detachment in cooperation with law enforcement agencies averted 38 attempts of export of amber with a total weight of 285 kg in excess of 15 million USD.

We will note, the Ministry of environment intends to offer the business field of amber mining on the open auctions.

News on topic: state border service has published aerial surveys of places of illegal extraction of amber

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