SFS seized from illegal circulation of excisable goods 1.6 billion

ГФС изъяла из незаконного оборота подакцизных товаров на 1,6 млрд

In Ukraine seized from illegal circulation of excisable goods by 1.6 billion

The figure for January-September of 2017 exceeded last year to 983 million.

Since the beginning of the current year the staff of tax police of the State fiscal service within the framework of the operation Excise-2017 from illegal turnover seized excisable products to almost 1.6 billion hryvnia. On Wednesday, October 18, reported the press service of the SFS.

It is noted that this result exceeded last year’s figure 983 million.

According to the Deputy head of the GFS Sergei Bilan, January-September seized 3 million liters of alcohol, more than 12.8 million litres of alcoholic beverages, 10 million packs of tobacco products, and nearly 125 tons of tobacco, and 7.4 thousand tons of combustive-lubricating materials. In addition, this year, was suppressed the activity of 140 illegal production of excisable goods, 243 openly criminal proceedings under article 204 of the criminal code.

According to the Agency, as a result of the measures in the budget received about 701,3 million hryvnias of excise tax, which is almost three times higher than last year.

We will remind, earlier in Odessa region employees of the fiscal service withdrew from illegal circulation of excisable goods group 352 million.