Justin Bieber’s Pal — I’m No Coke Smuggler … I’m Just a Mogul!

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“s pal –and prolific music producer —Jason “Pooh Bear” Boyd is blasting reports insinuating he”s involved in international cocaine smuggling and corrupting the Biebs.

Boyd tells our sources … he”s NEVER been a drug seller in any “way, shape, form or fashion.”

As for what Boyd was holding in the Instagram pic Justin posted Tuesday … he”s scoffing at reports that it”s white powder.  Boyd says it”s actually a piece of FRUIT — a slice of LIME.

And one more thing … Photos surfaced this week showing Boyd with government officials in Suriname. One of the officials had a drug conviction.  Boyd says it was all just a photo op connected to a Rick Ross rap concert in the country … a concert he produced.

Check out the video and judge for yourself.