TITLE

HMRC seizes illegal cigarette haul in tobacco smuggling hotspot

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Commercial Motor;5/14/2009, Vol. 209 Issue 5331, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs officials in Great Britain have captured more than £1.5 million worth of illegally imported cigarettes in a lorry load of fish in Rotherham, England. It is stated that the six million cigarettes must have come from Poland. Officials estimate that the goods were heading for the black market.
ACCESSION #
42537964

 

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