50,000 fake branded clothes seized in Xiamen
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On August 3, after theas confirmed by owners of some well-known trademarks like ADIDAS, TOMMYHILFIGER and ,Hurlyand etc.have confirmed by correspondence, Xiamen Customs District seized 50,000 clothes with counterfeit above-mentioned trademarks seized by Xiamen Customs District as they turned to be infringement products. This was also the biggest clothing passing-off case of clothing infringement in Xiamen Customs District in recent years.
Right now, as the cargo carrier cannot explain the legitimate source of these goods and neither can he offer relevant certificates, Xiamen Customs District contacted the owner of above-mentioned trademarks and identified the case as de factoconfirmed infringement. The cargo has been seized suspended by the customs temporarily and is pending for further treatmentinvestigation.
Source: Hai Xia Dao Bao (Straits Review)