Bulgaria Customs Seize Fake Perfumes, Belts, Sweaters

Aug 20 2013 - 12:36

The Bulgarian customs officials at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint, southeastern Bulgaria, have recently seized perfumes, belts and sweaters believed to be counterfeit.

The seized items include:

  • 1,637 bottles of perfume bearing Paco Rabanne, Chanel, Armani, Versace and D&G marks, with an estimated market value of EUR 80,000 (USD 106,000) and in transit through Bulgaria en route from Turkey to Romania;
  • 316 leather belts bearing Armani, G-Star and D&G marks, in transit through Bulgaria en route to Ukraine; and
  • 120 sweaters bearing Polo and Lacoste marks and 32 pairs of men’s trousers bearing D&G and Armani marks, discovered in a vehicle with Bulgarian license plates travelling inbound.

Prepared by: Bogdan Bogdanov

For more information, please contact bulgaria@petosevic.com.

Source: Bulgarian Customs

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