Attempts to illegally import 15 thousand roses and 100 thujas into the territory of the EAEU were stopped
According to the information provided by a driver of a Volvo truck, live flowers of different types were in the car. During customs control it was established that almost 15 thousand roses were not declared. According to the documents, submitted by a driver of a DAF car, fresh cut flowers and greens were moved in the car. However, the customs officers found that in the cargo compartment of the car there were almost 100 units of undeclared ornamental thujas in pots.
According to the revealed facts, the customs initiated the administrative processes in accordance with Part 1 of Art. 14.5 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Republic of Belarus. The article provides for the imposition of a fine on a legal person in the amount of up to 30% of the value of the goods being moved.