It was controversial that unidentified seeds were delivered from China to parts of the United States recently, and there were claims that similar cases occurred in Korea.

When looking at the online community, a user who shared yesterday (6th) at Naver Café sharing a way to use the'AliExpress' shopping mall in China, said, "There was an unidentified seed in the product purchased with AliExpress."

The author said, "I bought clothes using AliExpress, but mysterious seeds have been hidden in my pockets recently shipped to the United States." "It's very difficult to report it to the police or just throw it away. It seems to have washed my hands more than 10 times." Revealed.

He said'an unidentified seed' and also attached a photo of an object believed to be a plant seed on a transparent vinyl.

There have been confusions such as the suspicion of'bioterrorism' due to the delivery of unidentified seeds from China in the United States, Canada and Japan, etc. Recently, cafe users advised the authors to report to related agencies such as the police.

However, according to local media, the United States Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Quarantine Service (APHIS) surveyed seeds from China delivered to more than 1,000 households in the country and confirmed that they were 14 seeds, including mustard.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced that this unidentified seed delivery is believed to be a brushing scam, a sort of fraud trick that drives Internet reviews to boost sales.

On the 4th of this month, the Korea Agriculture, Forestry and Livestock Quarantine Headquarters said, "If you receive'unknown seeds' by international mail, do not plant or touch them and report them to the Quarantine Headquarters." If you do not report, you may be punished for violating the Plant Protection Act. We uploaded notice of contents.

An official at the Quarantine Headquarters explained, "There have been no domestic reports that unidentified seeds have been delivered as of overseas cases so far."

An official from the Quarantine Division said, "In order to bring plant seeds from abroad, the plant quarantine certificate issued by the quarantine agency of the other country and the approval of the domestic quarantine agency must be obtained." "I am returning it."

(Photo = AliExpress Knowledge Sharing Naver Cafe Capture, Yonhap News)