Nearly 45 000 liters of fuel were held by customs inspectors in Sofia


2018-10-11

 

Inspections under violations of the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act  in fuel carried customs officials from Customs Sofia at the end of last week (4 - 06/10/2018 years). By road stop checks and in unregistered properties were seized a total of 44 209 liters of energy products that are not provided excise documents or origin documents.

Highest quantity was found in the road stop check near the highway Trakia carried out by inspectors of the department "Customs Intelligence and Investigation". They stopped a tank with about 30 000 liters energy product for which field tests found that no corresponds to the density entered in the accompanying documents. The fuel has been detained, samples for laboratory analysis have been taken and work on the case continues.

The customs inspectors continue the inspection in the area of ​​the village of Mirovyane, where two private tanks are found in a private property and are reported to be managed by one and the same person. In both trucks, a total of 13,215 liters of diesel was found for which no documents were submitted during of the inspection.

In two other inspections in the neighborhoods of Sofia - in the districts "Nadezhda" and "Mladost", two private properties have been established, for which there are data that store and trade unpolluted fuel. About 400 liters of fuel are detained in each facility, with a total of 820 liters of illegal energy products in both private properties.

Meanwhile, in check, together with policemen of the Directorate of the Ministry of the Interior of Samokov, in similar circumstances 264 liters of fuels without documents for paid, charged or secured excise were found in a private property.