Hong Kong customs has confiscated nearly 430 million smuggled cigarettes with a market value of HK$1.2 billion (US$153.8 million) this year, more than double the amount in 2020.Seizures this year included a haul of 20.8 million cigarettes, worth HK$57 million, netted in a raid on a container yard in San Tin, Yuen Long on Thursday.Investigators uncovered the goods in two 40-foot containers in the yard. Two male drivers, aged 63 and 69, were arrested.“We suspect the syndicates were attempting to…

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