The Bureau of Customs-Port of Cagayan de Oro (BOC-CDO) recently destroyed Php 13.5 million worth of smuggled onions inside the facility of Terra Cycliq Corporation in Brgy. Mantibugao, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon last Saturday, September 18, 2021. The onions which arrived in a shipment from China at the Mindanao Container Terminal Sub-port last August 10, 2021 were declared as “cream cheese” and “frozen puff pastries.”
The shipment were seized by the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service CDO (CIIS-CDO) after a physical examination revealed it contained onions.
all photos by Bureau of Customs CDO