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  • 19 September 2014

    The U.S. Coast Guardsmen offloaded 719 kilograms of cocaine at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, on September 18, 2014. The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bear interdicted the USD 23 million worth of cocaine from a container ship on September 8, 2014. The Coast Guard Cutter Bear intercepted the 208-foot cargo vessel Borocho northeast of Panama […]

  • 8 August 2019

    Customs officers in Hamburg have discovered a further 1.5 tons of cocaine on board a containership.

  • 5 December 2018

    Five armed criminals boarded a containership owned by Hamburg Sud in Santos anchorage, Brazil.

  • 5 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Regulation & policy, Vessels

    Customs officers have found around 500 kilograms of cocaine on board a bulker that recently arrived in the Port of Hamburg.

  • 27 August 2019

    Authorities in Hamburg have found about 700 kilograms of cocaine hidden in refrigerated containers.

  • 7 August 2019

    The drugs were concealed in the refrigeration system of a container.

  • 17 March 2017

    Maltese customs inspectors have seized more than 300 kg of cocaine while inspecting a container at Malta Freeport. The name of a ship, which was carrying the container from Guayaquil in Ecuador to Spain and made a stop in Malta on March 12, was not disclosed. Malta’s Customs Department said the cocaine was discovered in […]

  • 2 August 2019

    Germany’s customs have found 4.5 tons of cocaine onboard a containership in Hamburg.

  • 26 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    More than 370 kg of suspected cocaine were seized in Canada’s Port of Montreal, according to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). The illicit cargo was found in a marine container on June 20, 2017, carried to Montreal aboard a vessel arriving from Mexico. CBSA officers assigned to the examination of goods in the port located the drugs […]

  • 19 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The record interdiction took place aboard the Neopanamax MSC Gayane.

  • 9 April 2015

    The Colombian Navy seized 5.2 tons of cocaine aboard a merchant ship named Altic off the country’s Pacific coast. The navy said on Tuesday that this was the biggest cocaine seizure in the last two years. As informed, the operation was conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents. The ship was intercepted some 190 […]

  • 1 June 2017

    Colombian Navy and Police have seized 50 kilograms of cocaine hydrochloride transported on board a Panama-flagged general cargo ship which was en route to the Port of Colon, Panama. The operation, conducted by the Coast Guard of Puerto Bolivar in coordination with the anti-narcotics division of police, was carried out at the Puerto Nuevo pier, […]

  • 2 July 2007

    AN audacious attempt to smuggle up to €200m worth of cocaine was scuppered yesterday when a gang overloaded their dinghy with too many bales of the drug. Their bungling led to the biggest offshore drug haul in this country – depending on the purity of the cocaine the haul could be valued at up to […]

  • 21 December 2016

    Ten men have been charged and 186 kilograms of cocaine seized from a 50-meter commercial vessel which was intercepted by Australian Defence Force (ADF) in the Southern Ocean off Tasmania on December 12, 2016. The vessel and its crew were detained and escorted to the port of Hobart, where they arrived on December 16. Tasmania […]

  • 25 March 2016

    Four people were arrested and more than 5.5 tons of cocaine sank after a self-propelled semi-submersible vessel was detected in the Eastern Pacific Ocean on March 2, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said. The authorities estimated that the cocaine was valued at some USD 194 million. During counter-narcotics operations in the area, a P-3 Long Range Tracker detected the […]

  • 27 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Höegh Autoliners Confirms Weapons Found on Its Ship Norwegian shipping company Hegh Autoliners has confirmed that its vessel Hegh Transporter which is currently berthed at Mombasa Kenya carried a consignment of United Nat… Read More Cocaine Found on board German Boxship The Mexican navy found some 1695 kilograms of cocaine inside a container which was […]

  • 31 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Large quantities of cocaine are reported to had been smuggled on board the most luxuries ships sailing the high seas, a recent investigation by Italian authorities shows. The police investigation into the drug smuggling routes between South America and Italy indicated that a considerable amount of cocaine has been hidden in food supplies in cruise […]

  • 26 August 2014

    The Colombian Navy has seized 39.8 kilograms of cocaine found aboard the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier “Ping May”, the Navy informed. Coast Guard Station Santa Marta and CTI personnel conducted the inspection of the vessel which was anchored in the sector Swamp – Magdalena. They found two bags with 40 packages containing drugs located in the […]

  • 22 September 2015

    The Mexican navy found some 169.5 kilograms of cocaine inside a container, which was unloaded from the German-flagged containership Monte Olivia, operated by Hamburg Süd, while the ship was docked in Port Altamira, Mexico on Sunday. The navy said that the cocaine was hidden in five suitcases inside the container. The joint inspection was conducted by Mexico’s navy […]

  • 15 September 2006

    The Royal Navy is celebrating its biggest ever drugs bust in the Caribbean after stopping a boatload of cocaine worth up to half a billion pounds. The smugglers set fire to their boat and illegal cargo when they were caught in a dramatic night-time operation off the north-east coast of Barbados. While much of the […]

  • 15 April 2019

    Some 200 kilograms of cocaine have been found attached to the Hispania Spirit LNG carrier during its stay in Port Fortin in Trinidad and Tobago.

  • 3 December 2014

    Cocaine with a likely U.K. street value in excess of £40 million (62.7m) has been found at the Port of Portsmouth within a shipment of bananas from Colombia, following an operation involving the U.K. National Crime Agency, Border Force and the Irish Garda. Approximately 300 kilos of cocaine was seized following the search of the cargo vessel […]