Customs officers of Rousse Customs House seized 460 kg of shisha tobacco


2014-12-23

 

Customs officers of Rousse Customs House seized over 460 kg of shisha tobacco during an inspection, conducted near Danube Bridge. Using the method of the "Risk Analysis", the customs authorities stopped and searched a passenger bus, travelling from Turkey to Romania. Over 460 kg of shisha tobacco, divided into packages, was discovered in the cargo area of the vehicle.

The excise good was seized and a Pre-trial procedure against a Romanian citizen, who was travelling in the bus, was initiated by a customs investigation officer of Rousse Customs House.

The unpaid excise duty for the seized quantity of tobacco is in the amount of 69 996 BGN.