Customs officers helped to return to the budget for 9 months of almost 3 billion rubles

Customs officers helped to return to the budget for 9 months of almost 3 billion rubles


Most of the criminal cases in the first nine months of 2015 was opened for the evasion of customs payments. In the assessed budget of almost three billion rubles, said the Deputy head of the Federal customs service of Russia Ruslan Davidov.

SOCHI, 26 Nov. Juliana Grebennikova. Customs officers helped to assess additional to the budget of Russia of nearly 3 billion rubles in the first nine months of 2015, told journalists the Deputy head of the Federal customs service of Russia Ruslan Davidov.

According to the Federal customs service, in the first nine months of 2015 most of the criminal cases brought for evasion from payment of customs payments. On the facts of contraband of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursors brought 246 criminal cases.

On the facts of smuggling of potent, poisonous, toxic, explosive, radioactive substances, weapons and military equipment, strategic commodities and resources or cultural valuables, valuable animals — 412 criminal cases.

“For the first nine months of this year, the Federal customs service on those compounds that lie within our competence, we are excited about 1.2 thousand criminal cases. Additionally accrued to the budget, the economic component of our law enforcement almost three billion rubles. And we have this year significant results in countering the smuggling of drugs,” — said Davydov.

He added that prevented the import of over 2 tons of drugs. This fold increase compared with the previous year. The last major arrest was in the Baltic region — foiled attempt to import more than 800 kilograms of hashish from concealment in the excavator.

The attempt of smuggling of weapons most often in the southern regions, where the closer a conflict situation.