SBU was denied entry to Ukraine of smuggling in more than 1.7 million UAH

СБУ не впустила в Украину контрабанды на более 1,7 млн гривен

Several international carriers were planning to move across the border various groups of goods from Europe

In the Lvov area employees of the security Service blocked the smuggling of goods into the territory of Ukraine worth over UAH 1.7 million. About it reports RBC-Ukraine with reference to the press service of the SBU.

It is reported that several international carriers were planning to move across the Ukrainian border, various groups of European goods. In particular, at the checkpoint “Krakovets-Korczowa” law enforcement officers found under 22 tons of nitrate salt 100 boxes of undeclared clothes nearly million.

“At the same checkpoint, the law enforcement officers prevented illegal importation of new components for cars. Parts resident of Lviv region hid in the cabin and baggage compartments eight imported “EuroBLECH”. According to preliminary calculations the cost of those included in the Declaration of cargo is 200 thousand UAH”, – stated in the message.

Another case of smuggling, the law enforcement officers warned at the checkpoint “Rava-Russian-Crest”. There the resident of Volyn region tried to hide among the construction materials food products worth about UAH 500 thousand.

“According to domestic law, offences provides for the imposition of a fine in the amount of 200 percent of the value of the goods, the confiscation of illegal cargo and vehicles”, – reported in SBU.