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Lithuanian customs officials have detained a shipment of counterfeit toys that arrived in a sea container from China.
Customs nab shipment of counterfeit toys from China
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The Klaipeda Territorial Customs said in a press release on Friday that they have detained boxes containing 72 pieces of money safe toys labelled "Avengers" and 288 units of board games labelled "Monopoly. "

The cargo weighed 202 kilograms in total.

The transit declaration provided to the Customs said that the consignee of the goods was a company in Belarus' capital of Minsk.

Klaipeda customs officials have launched an investigation into the shipment.

The trademarks' representatives have confirmed that the toys were manufactured in violation of intellectual property rights and have to be confiscated and destroyed, according to the press release.

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