Sichuan cracked over 1,000 cases of fake tobacco worth over 50,000 yuan each in 2017

A batch of fake cigarette seized by local police in working with Sichuan Provincial Tobacco Monopoly Bureau (photo from Chinanews.com)

It is learned from Sichuan Provincial Tobacco Monopoly that Sichuan cracked 1,002 cases of fake tobacco worth over 50,000 yuan each in 2017, making Sichuan rank the top across the nation. A total of 440 million fake cigarettes were seized, ranking the second nationwide. 27.498 million cigarettes imported back were seized , ranking the fourth nationwide.

(Source: chinanews.com.cn)