During the first 20 days of November, customs officials detained 3,465 counterfeit goods in the area of the border checkpoint “Danube Most 2” near Vidin – Kalafat, the “Customs” Agency reported.
On November 3, at the “Danube Bridge 2” border point near Vidin – Kalafat, a truck leaving the country was stopped for inspection. The driver, a Bulgarian citizen, presented documents that he was transporting floral water. The customs officials performed a physical inspection, during which they found in the cargo 2405 perfumes suspected of misuse of protected trademarks Perfumes have been seized.
On November 20, 1,060 sports teams were detained at the same border point, during an inspection of a minibus on its way out of Bulgaria. The driver has submitted a transit customs declaration and other documents accompanying the transported goods. After physical inspection of the cargo, the inspectors found that pieces of fabric were sewn onto the tracksuits, which concealed embroidered and affixed logos and symbols of protected trademarks. The “branded” sports teams are also detained.
Since the beginning of the year, this is the seventh case in which customs officials at the “Danube Most 2” checkpoint near Vidin – Kalafat detained perfumes, and the fifth case of detaining clothing with the logos of various protected trademarks, according to information on the website of the “Customs” Agency. . The total amount of counterfeit perfumes seized in six cases was 16,354, and 1,400 kilograms in one case. The total quantity of seized textiles is 23,484.