Large quantity of contraband cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos and tobacco were destroyed under the supervision of Svilengrad Customs House


2014-12-19

 

Nearly 1 030 000 pieces of contraband cigarettes, 5110 pieces of cigars and cigarillos, 61 kg of cut tobacco and 195 packs of cigarette paper were destroyed under the supervision of Svilengrad Customs House. The vast majority of the tobacco products have been seized during the period 2005-2006 by the customs officials of Kapitan Andreevo BCP. The destroyed cigarettes were bearing the brands "Karelia", "Muratti", "Assos", "Victory", "Eva" and others.

Over 13 million pieces of cigarettes were destroyed this year during 16 procedures of destruction of tobacco products violating the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act.