As previously reported, at the customs post "Dyakove" of the Transcarpathian customs of the State Customs Service, inspectors, together with employees of the Mukachevo border guard detachment, conducted an in-depth inspection of a truck Renault, in which a Transcarpathian tried to smuggle the precious stone abroad. Observant inspectors and border guards noticed unusual seams and fastenings on fuel tanks.
After dismantling, it was found out that 250-liter barrels welded to gas tanks contained several bags of untreated amber. Thus, 202.95 kg was hidden in the first tank, and 113.90 kg in the other one. In total – 316.85 kg. Currently, customs officers have drawn up a report under Article 483 of the Customs Code of Ukraine.
Press service of the Transcarpathian customs