31 master boxes of illegal cigarettes hidden only in mini-bus detained at Kulata checkpoint


2011-02-08

37 master boxes of cigarettes have been seized at the Kulata border checkpoint in an attempt to smuggle illegal tobacco products thought the border.
As NCA previously announced, customs officers have seized two cars and a mini bus transporting illegal cigarettes overnight. The cigarettes were smuggled from Greece to Bulgaria.
According to initially announced data, the cigarettes amounted to 20 master boxes. They were of the brand Capital.
After the final count, the total amount of the confiscated cigarettes runs to 18,500 boxes or 370,000 pieces.