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Smuggled gold jewelry for over BGN 80,000 was detained by the customs officers of the Ministry of Justice Kapitan Andreevo

The customs officers from TD “Yuzhna Morska” found smuggled gold jewelry for over BGN 80,000 during an inspection of a truck. On May 11, 2021, a truck with foreign registration arrived at the Kapitan Andreevo Police Station, transporting goods from Turkey through Bulgaria to the Netherlands. Under the ‘risk analysis’ method, the vehicle driven by…
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Customs officers found more than 95,000 undeclared pounds hidden in the cab of a truck

Customs officers found more than 95,000 undeclared pounds hidden in the cavities of a truck cab. On April 27, 2021, at around 01.30, the customs inspectors diverted for inspection a truck leaving the country in the area of ​​the Danube Bridge 2 border checkpoint. According to the submitted documents, the driver was transporting foodstuffs from…
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Customs officers found more than 1,000 boxes of contraband cigarettes in the rear tires of a truck

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation found 1,150 boxes (23,000 pieces) of contraband cigarettes hidden in two rear moving tires of a truck. The truck with Turkish registration arrived at the Lesovo Customs Checkpoint on April 25, 2021 at around 10.45 pm. The driver was transporting groupage goods from Turkey…
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Customs officers detained 3,630 “branded” parts for mobile phones

Customs officers from the Plovdiv Customs Bureau detained 3,630 “branded” parts for mobile phones during a check of a truck. On April 9, 2021, the customs officers inspected a truck with Turkish registration, transporting goods – parts for telephones for cellular and other wireless networks from Turkey to Bulgaria. The inspection established that the goods…
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More than 14,000 “branded” goods were detained by customs officers in the area of Kapitan Petko Voyvoda border checkpoint

More than 14,000 textiles and sports shoes with the logo of world-famous brands were found by customs officers from the Thracian Customs Intelligence and Investigation Departments and Customs Mobile Groups during inspections in the area of ​​Kapitan Petko Voyvoda border checkpoint. In one of the cases you can find “branded” goods in a truck with…
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Thousands of “branded” goods were detained by the customs officers of the Kapitan Andreevo Police Department

The customs officers from TD “Yuzhna Morska” detained over 33,000 textiles, shoes, accessories and perfumes during inspections during the last 10 days of MP Kapitan Andreevo. The goods were seized on suspicion of infringing intellectual property rights. The largest quantity of “branded” goods was found on March 8, 2021. in a truck with Bulgarian registration,…
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Two customs officers received the Badge of Honor of the “Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Bulgaria”

Two customs officers received the Badge of Honor of the Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Bulgaria. Their award was presented by the Chief Prosecutor Ivan Geshev today, March 4, 2021, at an official ceremony after a working meeting of the leadership of the Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Bulgaria (PRB) and the Ministry…
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Douglas Eckhard was awarded a Plaque by the Customs Agency

The director of the Customs Agency, Georgi Kostov, presented a Plaque to the Customs Agency of Douglas Eckhardt, an attaché from the US Customs and Border Protection Service, whose term is coming to an end. Dulgas Eckhard’s term began at the end of 2018, when for the first time an attaché for the Customs and…
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Customs officers seized 454 kg of excise-free tobacco

Customs officers detained 282 kg of baled tobacco on the leaf and 172 kg of cut tobacco without paid excise duty. On February 12, 2021, at about 8:10 pm, customs inspectors from the Operational Control Sector – Svishtov Unit of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Department – Danube carried out an inspection in a house…
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Undeclared currency for nearly BGN 100,000 in pockets of clothes was discovered by the customs officers of Malko Tarnovo

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation / DG MRR / and the Territorial Directorate of the South Sea found an undeclared 50,000 euros during a customs inspection of the Malko Tarnovo Ministry of Interior on a car entering the country. The car with Turkish registration arrived at the Malko Tarnovo…
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