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 > Anti-Smuggling Operations

Anti-Smuggling Operations

 Illicit trade such as commercial fraud hinders the proper progress of a good economy. The smuggling of firearms and illicit drugs are menaces to the safety and welfare of the nation.
Customs actively carries out various controlling measures around the clock at seaports and airports to protect society and to maintain economic order in Japan.


Patrolling by car   Cargo inspection
Drug detector dog working in the cargo area   Container inspection by large-scale X-ray
Customs boat patrolling on the sea   Searches of foreign vessels with inspection equipment