(PLO)- The market manager of Ho Chi Minh City has destroyed counterfeit goods, banned goods and goods that are not eligible for circulation worth more than 30 billion VND.
On June 22, the Market Management Department of Ho Chi Minh City said that in the first six months of 2023, anti-counterfeiting and contraband… achieved positive results.
Accordingly, Ho Chi Minh City Department of Information Management inspected 1,805 cases, an increase of more than 86% compared to the same period last year, detected 1,637 violations of counterfeit goods, smuggled goods, unknown origin… Total fines paid budget over 37 billion dong, up more than 150% over the same period last year.
The Ho Chi Minh City Information Administration has destroyed counterfeit goods, banned goods, and goods that are not eligible for circulation worth more than VND 30 billion, up 93% over the same period last year. The value of confiscated goods awaiting sale is about VND 102 billion.
In the first six months of 2023 QLTT Ho Chi Minh City destroys fake and banned goods… worth more than 30 billion VND PHOTO: HCMC Department of Information Management
In the first six months of 2023, QLTT also inspected, detected and sanctioned a series of products of unknown origin, origin, and counterfeit goods at many commercial centers, routes and prominent locations. The total amount of fines is up to tens of billions of VND.
In addition, e-commerce channels were also unexpectedly inspected and handled dozens of violations of acts of failing to notify sales e-commerce websites to competent state management agencies. Acts of not fully disclosing or inaccurately announcing on e-commerce websites about owners, goods information, general trading conditions… are also sanctioned.
In addition, the Information Management Teams actively participate in interdisciplinary inspection teams on prices, gas, petrol…
Transferring the police agency to consider criminal prosecution of 8 cases of violations of counterfeit and contraband goods
In the first six months of the year, the Department of Information Management of Ho Chi Minh City has transferred the procedure-conducting agency to consider prosecuting eight criminal cases. In which, four cases of counterfeit goods, three cases of contraband and one case of prohibited goods. In the eight cases above, the estimated value of infringing goods is about 5.2 billion VND.
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(PLO)- The entire process of destruction of the above goods is under the close supervision of representatives of the Standing Agency of the Steering Committee 389 of Ho Chi Minh City, relevant agencies.