Customs officers seized illegally equipment for distillation of ethyl alcohol and 750.5 liters of brandy


2016-07-26

Customs officers from specialist department "Customs Intelligence and Investigation" in Customs of Varna seized illegally equipment for distillation of ethyl alcohol and 750.5 liters of brandy without documents for paid excise. The facility was opened in a private estate in the villa area of Galata, near Varna, at a time of digesting the brandy. During the customs inspection were found a total of 750.5 liters of alcohol in plastic containers with different capacity. Samples of the alcohol were submitted for laboratory analysis. The work on the case continues. The owner says that all the ethyl alcohol were for personal use. The National Customs Agency  reminds that brandy can be produced of private individuals only in specialized distilleries according to Law for Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses.