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Ministry of Finance Discloses Two Facts of Illegal Storage and Transportation of Non-excised Cigarettes

Investigation Service of Ministry of Finance of Georgia has disclosed two facts of storage and transportation of excisable goods without excise marks.

According to the investigation service, the detained citizens area accused of storage and transportation of HEETS tobacco products in 880 boxes, in the first case, and in 551 boxes, in the second case. The detainees planned to sell the mentioned products.

“Total market value of the arrested non-excised cigarettes exceeds 7 000 GEL.

The criminal code of Georgia instructs 2-4 year imprisonment against this crime, the statement by the investigation service reads.