Over 7000 toilet waters and perfumes were destroyed under the supervision of Svilengrad Customs House


2015-12-17

 

7745 counterfeit toilet waters and perfumes were destroyed under the supervision of Svilengrad Customs House. The destruction was conducted during two procedures. The toilet waters and the perfumes were destroyed together with 1011 counterfeit clothes and 209 pairs of counterfeit sports shoes. The fake products, imitating worldwide brands, were intended for sale on the Bulgarian market and also in other member states of the European Union.

All the counterfeit goods were seized by customs inspectors at Kapitan Andreevo BCP.

For five days, during few inspections at Kapitan Andreevo BCP, the customs officials have seized 3366 counterfeit perfumes and toilet waters, 1199 pairs of sports shoes and 460 shirts and tops. All the goods were seized on reasonable suspicion of violating Intellectual Property Rights. The seized sports shoes were counterfeiting the "Nike" and the "Adidas" brands and the perfumes and the toilet waters were imitating world famous brands like "Paco Rabanne", "Nina Ricci", "Armani", "Lacoste" and "Dolce & Gabbana".