T-shirts braded with logos of prestigious European football clubs seized at Kapitan Andreevo crossing


2013-07-04

 T-shirts branded with the logos of prestigious European football clubs were seized at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint. During a check of a truck with Ukrainian license plate entering the country from Turkey and traveling to Ukraine, customs officers discovered nearly 550 pieces of male and children's T-shirts and shorts, branded with the logos of prestigious European football clubs. Among the goods in the lorry were found boxes of 160 male and children's T-shirts with the logo of the Spanish football club "Barcelona" and other 122 T-shirts with the logo of "Real Madrid", 60 t-shirts and shorts wore the emblem of the German "Bayern Munich", 30 were with logo of "Milan" and "Manchester United", but only 14 were branded "Chelsea".
Sports goods were seized. Actions have been taken to protect intellectual property rights, according to the EU Regulation 1383.