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Hong Kong Customs arrest coronavirus profiteers

Two retailers have been arrested for trying to profit from the coronavirus crisis after spot checks by Hong Kong Customs staff.

Hong Kong Customs seize counterfeit US-bound goods

Hong Kong Customs has conducted a targeted operation to combat cross-boundary counterfeiting activities involving goods destined for the US.

Hong Kong toy shop fined for deceptive conduct

An unidentified Hong Kong toy-shop owner has been convicted of misleading omission commercial practice.

Hong Kong Customs seize $2m in fake goods in prime retail strip

Hong Kong Customs raided an upstairs showroom in the heart of the city’s prime retail precinct this week, seizing about HK$2 million (US$255,000) worth of fake goods.

Counterfeit goods seized at jewellery fair

Hong Kong Customs has conducted an operation against the sale of counterfeit goods at a fair held at AsiaWorld-Expo and seized suspected counterfeit jewellery.

Counterfeit goods seized in Stanley retail raids

Hong Kong Customs seized about 1300 fake branded items with a street value estimated at $600,000 during Stanley retail raids yesterday.

Hong Kong Customs seize $2.5 million worth of fake clothing

Hong Kong Customs have seized counterfeit clothing with a street value of $2.5 million after a week-long operation.

Yau Ma Tei piracy stores raided with 10,000 discs seized

Two Yau Ma Tei piracy stores were raised last week as Hong Kong Customs continues to clamp down the sale of copyright-infringing discs.

AI helped Hong Kong Customs catch fake-goods sellers

AI helped Hong Kong Customs boost seizures of counterfeit products by a third in the first half of this year.

Smartphone saleswoman arrested for trading offence

Hong Kong Customs has arrested a smartphone store saleswoman suspected of illegally applying a false trade description in the sale of a smartphone.

Operation Goalkeeper World Cup haul so far worth $15 million

In a sting aimed at FIFA World Cup fakes, Hong Kong Customs’ Operation Goalkeeper has so far netted about $15.3 million worth of suspect merchandise.

Territory-wide counterfeit phone blitz by Hong Kong Customs

A territory-wide Hong Kong Customs raid has resulted in arrests and netted 100 suspect counterfeit smartphones.