Revenue seize more than 10,000 cigarettes in Port of Cork

Revenue seize more than 10,000 cigarettes in Port of Cork

Revenue officers have seized around 10,600 cigarettes in Cork Port.

They found the contraband while searching a Liberian-registered cargo vessel today.

The cigarettes, branded ‘L&M Red', 'Winston Blue' and 'Rothmans’ have an estimated retail value of more than €6,700.

Officers said it represented a potential loss to the Exchequer of €4,400.

The cigarettes seized in Cork Port today. Pic via Revenue.
The cigarettes seized in Cork Port today. Pic via Revenue.

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