Picture taken from our supporter Ha Pham. She visited the famous pottery village - Bát Tràng, only 13km Southeast of Hanoi centre and spotted a sign advertising for a special plate used only for grinding rhino horn.

Picture reads - for sale bamboos, rhino horn grinding plates, ceramic painting and ceramic pots

Picture reads - for sale bamboos, rhino horn grinding plates, ceramic painting and ceramic pots

 

As the government of Vietnam destroyed over 70kg of rhino horn and 2.2 kg of elephant ivory to show commitment to end wildlife crime, should authority also take action to put enforcement in places - where grinding plates are still openly advertise?

Picture provided by Ha Pham

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