Alleged counterfeited products seized in Paraguayan City
In the fight against counterfeiting and piracy, police seized falsified products 10 km near Ciudad del Este in Paraguay.
After a combined investigation prepared by the local anti-piracy unit and the administrative department of customs (Cordinación Administrativa de Investigacion Aduanera – CAIA) , 484 boxes of products were seized, for example 30,000 units of Play Memory Cards for Play Station 2 valued at approximately US $600,000 and 960 Controllers for VOX 360 valued at US $49,920.
The counterfeited products were mixed with originals, which had been properly declared in customs. The seized products are valued for a total of US $946,761; and were retained in the free zone´s (zona franca) warehouse.