1300 master boxes of cigarettes were destroyed under the supervision of Customs officers and Police officers


2017-03-27
13 million pieces / 1300 master boxes / of cigarettes were destroyed under the supervision of Customs officers and Police officers. The cigarettes were seized in a joint operation of the The National Customs Agency and the General Directorate for Combating Organized Crime in July last year at Kapitan Andreevo BCP. The consignment was carrying truck with Turkish registration from Turkey to Spain. The consignment was detained under customs supervision to check for suspected contraband sale of the cigarettes on the EU market. Legal entities in the transaction were not found. After the expiry of the statutory period at the request of the carrier, on 02/23/2017, the cigarettes were destroyed under the supervision of Customs officers and Police officers.