Cigarettes seized from furniture containers

November 2003
Cabinet Maker;11/14/2003, Issue 5364, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the arrest of several people for hiding counterfeit cigarettes in furniture containers in Great Britain. Total containers intercepted by the Customs officers; Number of seized cigarettes; Execution of the search warrants by the officers.


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