The large case of wine counterfeiting uncovered, valued at 15 million yuan

On June 13, the public security and market regulation authorities of Xianju County in Zhejiang Province jointly held a press conference to notify a large case of wine counterfeiting uncovered. As is learned, 13 suspects were caught and a batch of counterfeit wines infringing several well-known brands were seized, valued at over 15 million yuan. Now, the case is pending for further investigation. The competent departments have carried out all-round screening at the markets to prevent the counterfeits of such kind from flowing into the markets. Besides, according to the first-batch random quality inspection report, as no elements harmful to the health is found in the above-mentioned counterfeit wine, the general public can be free from panic.

(Source: Xianju Administration for Market Regulation)