At the checkpoint "Uzhgorod", a man was transporting cigarettes in a double-bottom of a trailer
Yesterday, officers of Chop border guard detachment in cooperation with customs officers found a cache with cigarettes. Tobacco products were being transported in a double-bottom of a trailer of the truck "DAF" driven by a citizen of Ukraine. The man was leaving Ukraine through the checkpoint "Uzhgorod". In total, they found in the cache nearly 5,000 packs of cigarettes "Fest" without excise stamps. The cigarettes were confiscated. In addition, the truck worth 578,000 UAH was also confiscated.
Also, yesterday, tobacco products were confiscated twice at the checkpoint "Rava-Ruska" on the border with Poland. They were being transported behind door platings of Polish citizens' cars. The men also lost their vehicles for hidden transportation of goods. Almost one thousand packs of cigarettes were found hidden in ore in a freight train at the railway checkpoint "Mostyska."
In addition, border guards of Mukachevo and Chernivtsi detachments found and detained near the state border a total of 16 packages of cigarettes. 12 of them were being carried by 4 citizens of Ukraine, that were detained by border guards of the "Seliatyn" department of the Chernivtsi detachment thanks to the information received from local residents. T
6 June 2016 21:48