Dalawang shipments ng smuggled cigarettes na nagkakahalagang PhP66.2-milyon ang naharang ng BOC-Port of Subic nitong Mayo 28.
Parehong dumating sa bansa noong Mayo 19 ang parehong shipments na ang isa’y idineklarang iba’t ibang footwear diumano na nasa loob ng isang 40-feet container na nakapangalan sa RNRS Trading.
Mga karton naman na nakapangalan sa Heybronze Non-Specialized Wholesale Trading ang isa pa.
Nabunyag na mga pekeng brand ng yosi pala ang laman ng shipments gaya ng Marvels Menthol, Marvels Filter, Two Moon Filter, Two Moon Menthol, Fort Menthol 100’s, Mighty Menthol, Champion, at Jackpot.
Nag-isyu ng warrants of seizure at detention ang Port of Subic noong Mayo 28 sa dalawang shipments dahil sa paglabag sa NTA MC 03, s. 2004; NTA Board Resolution 079-2005; Sec. 155 ng RA 8293 (IPC); at Sec. 1400 at Sec. 1113 (f) ng RA 10863 (CMTA).
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