5,280 pieces of men’s socks seized at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint


2011-08-14

On Sunday customs officers at the Kapitan Andreevo customs checkpoint selected a freight vehicle with Bulgarian registration for a check following the risk analysis method. The vehicle was travelling from Turkey to Poland. Customs officers checked the 400 packages declared under the TIR carnet and found 22 nylon bags full of 240 pairs of socks each, i.e. a total of 5,280 pairs of socks, which were not declared.
The driver was drawn a statement of customs violation.