Trafficked wildlife seized

PRIZED: A live tiger is worth about US$50,000 in the black market. Tigers are mostly hunted for their bones, skin and body parts.
Trafficked wildlife seized

COVETED: Pangolins, hunted for their meat and scales, is the mammal most commonly seized across South-east Asia.


    Jun 11, 2013

    Trafficked wildlife seized

    At least 56 tigers seized between 2000 and 2010.

    11,000 pangolins seized between 2000 and 2010.

    About 185 bear parts or products seized between 2003 and 2011.

    122,880 snakes, monitor lizards and crocodiles seized between 2001 and 2011.

    Almost 35 tonnes of elephant ivory seized between 2006 and 2012.