contraband cigarettes

Volumes of detained cigarette contraband triple

The volumes of contraband cigarettes detained by Lithuanian customs officers have tripled this year, compared to the same period last year, reaching the...

Lithuanian customs seize haul of contraband cigarettes on freight train from Belarus

Lithuanian customs officers have found around 400 boxes with Belarusian-made contraband cigarettes, worth around 620,000 euros, hidden in a shipment of wood...

Russian detained in Lithuania with smuggled cigarettes stashed among sweets

Lithuanian customs officials have seized thousands of packs of smuggled cigarettes stashed among Russian sweets and cakes in a truck driven by a Russian...

Lithuanian customs seize haul of contraband cigarettes on freight train from Belarus

Lithuanian customs officers have seized 20,000 packs of contraband cigarettes hidden in an expanded clay aggregate shipment on a train from Belarus .

Share of contraband cigarettes down slightly in Lithuania – survey

The contraband cigarettes market in Lithuania has shrunk this year, standing at 17.7 percent, and the state budget lost around 50 million euros because of...