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A large amount of contraband cigarettes, in the hiding places of two trucks, was found by the customs officers of the Ministry of Justice Kapitan Andreevo

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation found nearly 980,000 cigarettes without excise labels in the caches of two refrigerated trucks entering the country from Turkey. On April 18, 2020, two trucks driven by Ukrainian citizens arrived one after the other on the route “Incoming trucks”, which presented to the customs…
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Customs officers found 28,000 protective masks in a cargo van carrying steel washers

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation found 560 boxes with 28,000 protective masks hidden in the cargo hold of a minibus carrying steel washers. The freight minibus with Romanian registration arrived at the Lesovo Customs Checkpoint on April 9, 2020 at around 5 am, on the route “Incoming trucks” from…
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74 kg. hookah tobacco was detained by customs officers in Sofia

During a joint action of the Customs Agency and the Economic Police Sector at the 07th Regional Police Department – Sofia of the Ministry of Interior, a channel for distribution of hookah tobacco on the territory of the country without a valid Bulgarian excise label was opened. On March 30, 2020, officers of the General…
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The Customs Agency provides the Bulgarian Red Cross with 294,000 protective face masks

The Customs Agency provided free of charge to the Bulgarian Red Cross 294,000 protective face masks, confiscated in favor of the state. The goods were detained on March 22, 2020 at the Kapitan Andreevo Customs Checkpoint. The masks were detained by customs officers of the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation during an inspection…
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1360 kg of corcofan with a logo of a famous brand were detained by customs officers in the area of the Danube Bridge 2 border checkpoint

1360 kg of corcophane (filter paper) for the manufacture of tobacco products were seized by customs officers from DG Intelligence and Investigation on suspicion of shipment in breach of Regulation (EU) № 608/2013 on the protection of intellectual property rights. On March 16, 2020, late in the evening at the Danube Bridge II Vidin –…
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Customs officers of the Burgas Airport Ministry of Justice seized over 4,600 boxes of cigarettes from passengers’ luggage for London

Customs officers from the South Maritime Territorial Directorate found 4,610 boxes / 92,200 pieces / of cigarettes in the personal luggage of 20 passengers leaving for London through the Bourgas Airport Customs Checkpoint in recent days. The offenders are 15 Bulgarian and 5 British citizens. They traveled with regular flights from Bourgas to London from…
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1296 kg of drugs were destroyed

In the incinerator of the Enterprise for Management of Environmental Activities at the Ministry of Environment and Water 1296 kg of narcotic substances were burned, of which 217 kg of ecstasy, 831 kg of marijuana, 177 kg of heroin, 23 kg of amphetamine, 16 kg of hashish, 6 kg of cocaine and others. The narcotic…
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Smuggled pills for sexual power were detained by the customs officers of MP Kapitan Andreevo

Smuggled medicinal products to increase male potency were seized by DG Customs Intelligence and Customs officers. On 14.05. In 2020, a truck with Turkish registration arrives at the Bulgarian customs point, entering Bulgaria from Turkey. The driver of the truck declared that he was transporting commercial goods from Turkey to Germany and Belgium. The truck…
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Customs officers of the Malko Turnovo MP discovered an undeclared currency for more than BGN 400,000 in a bag of a passenger

Customs officers from the Directorate-General for Customs Intelligence and Investigation (DG MRP) and customs officers from the Territorial Directorate of the Southern Maritime opened a non-declared EUR 206 590 upon joint inspection of a car at the Malko Tarnovo Customs Point. The car with Spanish registration arrived at the customs office on 11.02.2020 at about…
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The Ministry of Interior, the National Revenue Agency, the Customs Agency and the SCMTN carried out inspections of fuel storage and sale sites on the territory of the district. Burgas

Employees of Economic Police, DGNP, National Revenue Agency, Customs Agency – Directorate General of Customs Intelligence and Investigation and the State Metrological and Technical Supervision Commission conducted inspections at 3 gas stations and 1 fuel depot in the territory of the district . Burgas. The inspection, which took place on January 28, revealed a 371…
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