Around 200 kilograms of cocaine with an estimated market value of more than 30 million euros have been discovered in a container loaded with coffee in Hamburg. Employees of the recipient company discovered unloading parcels and informed customs, he informed today in the Hanseatic city. The officials counted 210 parcels. The container came by ship from Brazil.
The investigations into the background of the drug delivery took over the Hamburg customs investigation office. The cocaine, according to Zoll, was stowed between the coffee load in large plastic transport bags and was discovered last Thursday. In Germany, larger and larger cocaine loads are being intercepted in freight shipments from South America. Last year alone, the Hamburg customs seized a total of about four and a half tons of the drug.