Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized thousands of fake sports clothing


2015-03-27

 

Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo BCP seized 2 424 of sport T-shirts and wedges suspected of infringing intellectual property rights of world famous brands. Goods were transported by truck with Polish registration which was travelling from Turkey trough Bulgaria to Hungary. The truck was selected for detailed check on a "risk analysis" method. In examining customs officers found 1146 T-shirts and 230 ladies wedges with the logo of „Adidas", 520 T-shirts  of  „Nike" and 528 T-shirts  of „Puma".

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.