Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint seized over 10 000 keychains with logo of world famous brands


2018-04-13

 

Customs and Border officers at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint seized 11 100 fake keychains. The fake keychains were found by Customs officers when checking a Romanian cargo van on March 27, 2018. The driver, his wife and their underage child, Romanian citizens, traveled on the cargo van. Customs officers selected the truck for check with X-ray and physical check. During the inspection customs officers found between personal luggage 11 100 keychains with the logo of 12 brands, including BMW, VOLKSWAGEN, RENAULT, SKODA, FORD.

In compliance with EU Regulation No 608/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council and the Law on Brands and Geographic Indications, the products were seized and the rights owners of the relevant brands will be informed about the seizure.