More than 33 000 counterfeit goods were detained by customs officers at the port of Varna


2017-06-05

Customs officers from the Varna Customs House detained 33,709 items in May in suspicion of being fake. In all eight cases, shipments have arrived with containers from China. The detained goods are toys, beach accessories, motorcycle helmets, suitcases, backpacks, pocket flat alcohol bottles, lighters and more.

Among the goods there is a large number of toys bearing images and logo of Disney, Marvel, Hello Kitty, Yu-Gi-Oh, Minions, Sponge Bob, Jack Daniels, Lego, Monster Energy, Transformers, BMW, Chanel, Gucci and Louis Vuitton.  

The items were seized in accordance with Regulation (EU) № 608/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council.
Three of the marketers have already confirmed that the detained goods bearing their trademarks are fake and are subject to destruction.