Eight new drugs substances detected for first time in Vietnam

VCN – The Anti-Smuggling and Investigation Department has alerted its subordinate units and local customs departments about eight drugs substances detected for first time in Vietnam.
Hai Phong Customs arrests people for trafficking of 5 kg of drugs Hai Phong Customs arrests people for trafficking of 5 kg of drugs
Ha Tinh Customs: Coordinating to solve five cases, seizing a large amount of drugs Ha Tinh Customs: Coordinating to solve five cases, seizing a large amount of drugs
Team 6 busts transactional drug trafficking cases Team 6 busts transactional drug trafficking cases
Eight new drugs substances detected for first time in Vietnam
Drugs hidden inside pig innards seized in the action plan HK 668.

The eight new drugs substances include 1eP-LDS, 2-FMA, 3-FEA, 3-MMC, MDMB-4en-PINACA, ADB-BUTINACA, 4F-MDMB-BUTICA and 4F-ABUTINACA.

Although these drugs have not been listed among drug control in Vietnam, they have been included in the list of drugs control in some countries.

According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, this is a loophole for smugglers to illegal transport and trafficking new drugs substances, causing difficulties in drug prevention and control.

Through international cooperation, Japan Customs notified it has seized some goods containing MDMB-4en-PINACA, ADB-BUTINACA but they are declared as cigarettes and transported via express delivery service between Vietnam and Japan, the Anti-Smuggling and Investigation Department said.

The department informed local customs department and units under the Customs Information Technology and Statistics Department the images of these substances.

The Institute of Criminal Science (C09, Ministry of Public Security) has been asked to verify these substances.

The Ministry of Public Security proposed adding the eight substances into the list of drug control in Vietnam.

By Thai Binh/Ngoc Loan

Related News

Drastically combat gold smuggling

Drastically combat gold smuggling

VCN – The Customs industry has closely managed customs control area, contributing to ensuring stability and safety of the gold market, protecting consumers, and preventing the state revenue.
90,000 liters of DO oil seized by Customs and Coast Guard forces

90,000 liters of DO oil seized by Customs and Coast Guard forces

VCN - VCN - Fleet 3 of the Anti-smuggling and Investigation Department- the General Department of Vietnam, Coast Guard Region 3 Command and the working group of Reconnaissance Group No. 2, Coast Guard Command have seized a ship for illegal transport of 90,000 liters of DO oil.
Chi Ma Customs strictly controls in targeting areas

Chi Ma Customs strictly controls in targeting areas

VCN - In order to closely control smuggling and trade fraud across the area, Chi Ma Border Gate Customs Branch (Lang Son Customs Department) promotes solutions to patrol and control at targeting area.

Latest News

Particularly large "drug factories" appear near Golden Triangle

Particularly large "drug factories" appear near Golden Triangle

VCN - Conference on professional plan No. 3632 on preventing and fighting drug crimes on the Northern Central - Central Highlands route (plan 3632 to be implemented from August 2021), by the Police Department of Drug-related Crimes Investigation (Ministry of Public Security) held on May 21, 2024 in Dak Lak.
Counterfeit goods, intellectual property infringements hurt local market

Counterfeit goods, intellectual property infringements hurt local market

Protecting the brand not only helps businesses prevent counterfeit goods but also increases the brand value in relationships with partners and customers, experts said.
Prevent criminals from “bogus” businesses

Prevent criminals from “bogus” businesses

VCN – To illegally transport currency abroad and issue illegal invoices, and import tax-evading goods, suspects have established dozens, even hundreds of “bogus” businesses to hide crime.
Cau Treo Customs - Border Guard forces seize 4 kg of gold illegally transported across border gate

Cau Treo Customs - Border Guard forces seize 4 kg of gold illegally transported across border gate

VCN – Customs – Border Guard forces have arrested four suspects for illegally transport of four kg of gold across Cau Treo International Border Gate.

More News

Many challenges in preventing and combating drugs through express and postal delivery

Many challenges in preventing and combating drugs through express and postal delivery

VCN - Postal and express delivery routes have the advantage of fast, safe and time-saving transportation, procedures for sending goods through express delivery service companies are very simple... Therefore, drugs traffickers always try to mix drugs with goods through this form of transportation.
Intellectual property management is significantly improved

Intellectual property management is significantly improved

VCN - In 2023, motivated by great efforts of ministries, branches and law enforcement agencies, the Coordinated Action Program to prevent intellectual property infringement phase III (2019- 2023 referred to as Program 168 Phase III) continues to achieve positive results.
Fighting smuggling on the Southwest border has no end in sight

Fighting smuggling on the Southwest border has no end in sight

VCN - According to the assessment of the competent forces, smuggling activities and illegal transportation of goods across the Southwest border, although not creating hot spots, tend to develop in a complicated manner.
Why director of Saigon Port Import-Export and Services JSC suspended from exit?

Why director of Saigon Port Import-Export and Services JSC suspended from exit?

VCN - Ms. Luong Tieu Tran, born in 1979, Director of Saigon Port Import-Export and Services JSC, was temporarily suspended from leaving the country from May 14, 2024.
Why  antiquities importers proposed to be criminally prosecuted?

Why antiquities importers proposed to be criminally prosecuted?

VCN - The case of containers of antiques over 100 years old, dating from the 18th to the 20th century, seized by the Saigon Port Zone 4 Customs Branch (HCMC Customs Department), has just been transferred to the Police Investigation Agency (HCMC Police) for investigation.
Customs takes drastic measures to prevent gold and foreign currency smuggling

Customs takes drastic measures to prevent gold and foreign currency smuggling

VCN – The General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDVC) has requested the Anti-Smuggling and Investigation Department and relevant units to actively and strictly control and handle gold and foreign currency smuggling across borders.
Fighting against smuggling and illegal trading of gold

Fighting against smuggling and illegal trading of gold

VCN - The Ministry of Finance has issued a telegram requesting the General Department of Customs and the General Department of Taxation to strengthen management and supervision measures to prevent smuggling and illegal g trading of gold.
Vicohn Biopharmaceutical Company Limited forced to suspend customs procedures for tax evasion

Vicohn Biopharmaceutical Company Limited forced to suspend customs procedures for tax evasion

VCN - Vicohn Biopharmaceutical Company Limited has been enforced to suspend customs procedures for tax debt of about VND 6 billion.
Establishing a "shell corporation" to transport drugs across the border

Establishing a "shell corporation" to transport drugs across the border

VCN - The transnational drug related crime situation continues to have many complicated developments. Notably, subjects sought to set up "shell corporation" to illegally produce and transport drugs.
Read More

Your care

Latest Most read
Drastically combat gold smuggling

Drastically combat gold smuggling

VCN - The Minister requires to focus on fighting cases of smuggling and illegal transportation of gold and foreign currency; strictly handle violations as per the provisions of law, especially the gold smuggling across the border.
Particularly large "drug factories" appear near Golden Triangle

Particularly large "drug factories" appear near Golden Triangle

VCN - Conference on professional plan No. 3632 on preventing and fighting drug crimes on the Northern Central - Central Highlands route (plan 3632 to be implemented from August 2021), by the Police Department of Drug-related Crimes Investigation (Ministry
Counterfeit goods, intellectual property infringements hurt local market

Counterfeit goods, intellectual property infringements hurt local market

Protecting the brand not only helps businesses prevent counterfeit goods but also increases the brand value in relationships with partners and customers, experts said.
Prevent criminals from “bogus” businesses

Prevent criminals from “bogus” businesses

VCN - To effectively overcome the situation of "ghost" businesses, the Ministry of Finance said that currently, the national population data information system and developed information technology have allowed fingerprint authentication in processing admi
90,000 liters of DO oil seized by Customs and Coast Guard forces

90,000 liters of DO oil seized by Customs and Coast Guard forces

VCN - At the time of inspection, there were four crew members on the ship transporting 90,000 liters of DO oil without invoices or documents proving legal origin.
Mobile Version