Large amount of fake sports trainers, perfumes seized at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint


2011-05-18
Around 10,000 pairs of fake Nike trainers, 967 perfumes and toilet waters, as well as 65 Hugo Boss shirts and 60 BOSS suits have been seized by customs officers over the last couple of days.
On May 12, after a risk analysis test on a truck with Turkish registration, travelling to Germany, customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo customs checkpoint have found some 795 boxes full of sports shoes, bearing the logo of Nike. According to the analysis, the 9,533 pairs of trainers are fake.
Few hours earlier, on the nigh of May 11 to May 12, customs officers at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint checked on another Turkish freight vehicle, travelling to Romania. During the thorough check authorities found 426 fake toilet waters and 541 fake perfumes of the brands D&G, Hugo Boss, Armani Code and others, as well as 30 pairs of fake Nike trainers, 65 Hugo Boss shirts and 60 suits.
For the same time period, customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo have also seized some 6,100 boxes of illegal cigarettes and 5.3 kilos of handrolling tobacco.