Customs officers from Lom Customs House prevented attempts for smuggling export of the cigarettes


2017-09-20

Customs officers from Lom Customs House have prevented attempts for smuggling export of the cigarettes in the area of Ferryboat Oryahovo border checkpoint. On 18.09.2017 around 21.30 hours on the „Exit" arrives a truck, with a Bulgarian registration, carrying sanitary faience from Bulgaria to Belgium. Customs officers selected truck s for thorough check. During the inspection customs officers found hidden, under sanitary faience pallets packed, with the original packing of goods carried, a total of 4 masterbox of the brand „Marlboro"," Davidov" and „ Karelia" with a total of 40 000 pieces / 2000 boxes,/ with a Bulgarian excise label. The customs officials are not presented supporting documents to open cigarettes.
The cigarettes were destined for illegal sale abroad. Work on the case continues.