6 164 liters of diesel were seized by customs officials in Shumen area


2014-10-08

 

6 164 liters of diesel with no documents which can prove that the excise tax was paid, were found and seized by the customs officials of Varna Customs House. The fuel was discovered during a customs check on a heavy vehicle parking lot in Shumen area. The customs officials selected the place for an inspection to be conducted using the method of Risk Analysis.

The owing excise tax for that quantity of fuel is over 4 000 BGN.

The illegal good was seized and samples of it were sent to the customs laboratory for analysis.

An administrative offence act will be issued.