At the customs post “Hrushiv” in the Yavoriv district, Lviv region, the driver of Volkswagen Transporter faced seizure of more than a hundred smartphones which the owner of the specified vehicle tried to hide from the customs control.
As it turned out, the 23-year-old resident of Lviv region, traveling from the Republic of Poland to Ukraine via the “red corridor” lane and stated that there were only 14 car tires and 21 kg of pasta in his own car.
When custom officers inspected the vehicle thoroughly, in addition to the goods declared in the declaration, they have found 119 new REDMI 7 and REDMI 7A smartphones behind the decorative side panels and roof trim.
These actions have signs of violation of the customs rules prescribed in Part 1 Article 483 of the Customs Code of Ukraine. Goods have been seized at an estimated cost of more than half a million UAH. The case will be sent to the court.