Only 40% of goods value was specified in the accompanying documents by business entity
The officials of Vitebsk customs prevented an attempt to illegally move a DAF tractor unit and a Schmitz semi-trailer at a lower cost.
The vehicle was imported for further use on the territory of the Eurasian Economic Union through "Urbany" checkpoint. The shipping documents for the car contained the tractor unit cost-18 thousand euros, and the cost of the semi-trailer - 4,5 thousand euros. However, during customs control the second package of documents was found, in which the cost of the car was several times higher than in the submitted documents. In addition, the officers Vitebsk customs sent a request to the customs authorities of Germany to specify the cost of the tractor unit and the semi-trailer, from where the vehicle was imported. As a result it was found that the real cost of the tractor unit is underestimated twice and the cost of semi-trailer is almost underestimated four times: 36 and 17.5 thousand euros, respectively.
Vitebsk customs initiated the administrative process in this case in accordance with Part 3 of Art. 14.5 of the Administrative Code of the Republic of Belarus. The tractor unit and semi-trailer are seized