1,750 fake bearings destroyed under Customs Varna’s supervision

More than 1,750 fake machine bearings, bearing the logo of FAG company, were destroyed under the supervision of the officers of Customs Varna and at the presence of representative from the intellectual property department of the German concern FAG - Dr Emil Benatov, the press office of the National Customs Agency announced.
The items were destroyed at a customs warehouse under the authority of Customs Varna.
Since 2007 until now the Customs Varna have made 6 seizures of fake German products, as the total number of the items tops 800,000 bearings at the approximate price of BGN 2.5 million. The fake items are imported from China and their introduction at the Bulgarian and European markets poses a risk for the health and safety of the citizens.