Volvo vehicle on the Russian registration numbers followed the highway M-1/E30 Brest-Moscow. During a special event movement was stopped t by the staff of Operational customs .
In shipping documents, which the driver provided to customs officers, it was specified that « thermal insulation boards from mineral wool" move in a cargo compartment of the car. Indeed, during the inspection of the semi-trailer tent, the fact of the presence of thermal insulation boards took place. However, this product hid more than 21 tons of fresh pears (country of origin – Serbia), packaged in wooden boxes.
But the documents turned out to be fake – the belarusian enterprise, which allegedly appeared as the shipper, had nothing to do with the boards or fruits.
The party of pears was detained, cost according to preliminary estimates amounted to about 33 thousand Belarusian rubles.
According to this fact, the Operational customs initiated an administrative process in accordance with part 4 of article 12. 17 of the administrative Code of the Republic of Belarus. The sanction of this article provides for a fine of 50 % of the value of goods.
Based on the materials of the Operational customs.