VCN- It is requested by the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDVC) for the provincial and municipal Customs Departments, and the Anti-smuggling and Investigation Department to implement the conclusions of the meeting on fighting against smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods.
|Smuggling petroleum on the sea continues to be complicated|
|Provisions on coordination in preventing and investigating smuggling|
|Anti-smuggling cigarettes - need to prevent outside, control the inside|
|The Customs force has led and coordinated with other competent agencies to prevent and seize dozens of trucks transporting smuggled goods in the Northern border route. Photo: Q.H|
Accordingly, units have to drastically rectify and implement contents of the Government, Prime Minister, and National Steering Board 389 on fighting against smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods.
On the other hand, the Customs forces continuously strengthen the inspection and control of markets; prevent smuggling, trade fraud under their competence, management area and field.
In which, developing plans on drastically fighting against banned goods and other items such as petroleum products, ores, electronic goods, refrigerators, mobile phones, spare parts, machinery and tools, used cars and motorcycles, fertilizers, pesticides, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, supplementary food.
The Anti-smuggling and Investigation Department needs to continuously study and promote the socialization of prevention of smuggling, trade frauds and counterfeit goods through the support from associations, organizations, and domestic and foreign business community; Strengthen the international coordination and actively collaborate with global organizations and brands to prevent counterfeit goods and intellectual property violations.
|In the 1st quarter: Customs sector has prosecuted 10 smuggling cases
VCN – The number of cases that have been prosecuted by Customs authorities in quarter 1 increased ...
In 2017 and the first 4 months of 2018, the Customs control force detected, seized and handled 19,814 cases of Customs law violation, the value of infringing goods was estimated at VND 877.2 billion, collected and contributed VND 411.9 billion to the State budget.
Through handling, the Customs agencies prosecuted 66 cases and transferred 81 cases to other agencies for prosecution.
By Quang Hung/Ngoc Loan