Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized smuggled perfumes and fake goods over 2.2 million


2015-01-23

 

             Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized 20 695 smuggled perfumes and  toilet waters of famous brands . The flavors were hidden in a truck with Bulgarian registration traveling from Turkey through Bulgaria to Latvia. The truck driver has submitted legal documents for 29 types of goods. Customs officers selected truck for X-ray check. In cargo compartment were found boxes with total 20 695 undeclared perfumes and  toilet waters on 25 world famous brands, most of which „Gucci", „Coco Chanel", „Lancome", „Paco Rabanne", „Nina Ricci", „Armani", „Lacoste", „Dolce & Gabbana",  „BOSS

             The perfumes and the truck were seized. Pretrial proceedings are initiated, according to the inventory of the Customs Office Svilengrad.

           In that truck found also fake goods: 4 087 textiles and 847 purses, bags and belts with the logo of the world famous brands. In compliance with EU Regulation No 608/2012 and the Law on Brands and Geographic Indications the case will be assigned to right owners of the relevant trademarks.