Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint were seized T-shirts of brands on the football teams, contenders for the World Cup


2014-06-17

 

 Only five days after the World Cup in Brazil customs officers at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint found that the interest football fans from Bosnia and Herzegovina is extremely high. Customs officers seized 5706 T-shirts and sports apparel with the logo of the football team of Bosnia and Herzegovina and 5 more countries participating in the tournament. Among those detained sports articles there are those with the logo of the popular football clubs in Europe.

          Sports goods was found in a truck with turkish registration, traveling from Turkey to Bosnia and Herzegovina. In examining were  found that among different articles textiles has 3986 children's sports kits and 1720 T-shirts  with the logo of popular brands  and signs of  World Cup "FIFA WORLD CUP BRASIL 2014" and the world-famous club teams " Barcelona" and " Real Madrid ".

On the part of the T-shirts are inscribed the names of football legends Ronaldo and Messi and national Croatian Mario Mandjukov. Another part of T-shirts bearing the emblems of the national football team of Argentina, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Spain, Portugal.

Sports goods are seized. In compliance with EU Regulation № 608/2013 and the Law on Marks and Geographical Indications the case will be assigned to right owners of the relevant trademarks.