Southern Customs Administration

Novorossiysk customs officers stopped the import of counterfeit perfume

Published: May 21, 2024 08:50

The perfume water arrived from the UAE in the port of Novorossiysk and was on its way to a businessman in Kazan. During customs declaration, the goods aroused suspicion of the Novorossiysk customs post (CED) due to the presence of signs of counterfeiting

– In accordance with the conclusion of the customs expert, the word designations used on 192 bottles of perfume water are recognized similar to the degree of confusion with the designation of the trademark belonging to a European company, – commented Maria Miroshnichenko, commissioner for especially important cases of the department of administrative investigations of Novorossiysk customs

The Arbitration Court of Krasnodar region brought the entrepreneur to administrative responsibility under part 1 of article 14.10 of the Administrative Offenses Code of the Russian Federation and imposed a fine of 10,000 rubles with confiscation of goods.

The Arbitration Court of Krasnodar region brought the entrepreneur to administrative responsibility under part 1 of article 14.10 of the Administrative Offenses Code of the Russian Federation and imposed a fine of 10,000 rubles with confiscation of goods

These types of offenses infringe not only on the economic rights and interests of the owner of trademarks, counterfeit perfume products create a threat to the safety of life and health of consumers.

  creates a threat to the life and health of consumers.

 

Yulia Zakharova,

Acting Spokesperson of Novorossiysk Customs

zaharovayuo@jtu.customs.gov.ru

tel. (8617) 79-12-78

tel. (8617) 79-12-78