Customs officers seized illegal cigarettes for over 360 000 BGN during loading


Customs officers from the "Customs Intelligence and Investigation" at Customs of Sofia found cigarettes without excise labels for over 360 000 BGN during inspection of warehouses near Sofia. On 22.02.2017 two persons with initials P.S. and A.C. were surprised by the customs officials at the time that they were loading cartons of cigarettes in various commercial vehicles. Were seized 969 800 cigarettes of the brand "Premium" worth more than 360 000 BGN and excise duty for 206 082 BGN. A pre-court proceeding was initiated on the case in the inventory of Customs of Sofia.