The Federal Customs Service of Russia has seized a large batch of fake perfumes marked with famous trademarks.
During the inspection of consignment, following from Central Asia to Russia, perfumery products marked by world famous brands were identified.
All trademarks applied to the products are registered and entered into the Customs register of IP objects in Russia.
Among these TMs were: By Kilian, Narciso Rodriguez, Giorgio Armani, Carolina Herrera, Zarkoperfum, Kenzo, Bvlgari, Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, Lacoste, Burberry, Lancome, Yves Saint Laurent, Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein, Dior; Lanvin, Chloe, Chanel, Givenchy, Versace, Tiziana Terenzi, Trussardi, Gucci, Hermes, Paco Rabbane.
It was found that 40 355 bottles are counterfeit. Cargo owners did not have agreements for the use of these trademarks.
The estimated cost of counterfeit products is more than $1.8 million.