Illegal fishing and Amazon deforestation operations linked with offshore tax havens

Industries linked to environmental damage including Amazon rainforest deforestation and illegal fishing are heavily involved in the shady world of offshore tax havens.

An investigation has revealed that huge quantities of money flowing into the Brazilian soy and beef sectors are funnelled through nations where taxation is low and financial transparency is lacking.

The same analysis found most fishing vessels implicated in illegal or unregulated activities were registered in tax havens.

The release of the

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