The effort is part of a larger initiative some are translating into English as “National Sword 2017,” which is also targeting the smuggling, particularly by organized crime, of agricultural products, resource products, drugs, guns and more. It comes four years after China initiated its Operation Green Fence, an imports-enforcement campaign that sent ripples through the North American recycling supply chain.

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China announces ‘Sword’ crackdown on illegal scrap plastic imports

Arrests and delays mark first weeks of ‘second Green Fence’