Russian art worth €42 million seized in Finland

 (PRESS RELEASE by Finnish Customs, 6.4.2022) The shipments suspected to be subject to EU sanctions and detained by Finnish Customs at Vaalimaa over the weekend contained works of art. The shipments were being transported from elsewhere in Europe and from Japan to Russia via Finland. The European Union has imposed extensive sanctions against Russia and … Read more

“I believe in the success of CELBET” – Mr Pavel Tonev, The Director General of the National Customs Agency of Bulgaria.

The Head of CELBET András Bartha met with Director General of the National Customs Agency Pavel Tonev. The meeting took place on 29.03.2022 in the Central Customs Directorate. and was part of the series of talks of the Head of CELBET with the directors general of the customs administrations of the 11 CELBET Member States.  … Read more

Customs officers on border with Ukraine help the refugees

Four CELBET Member States have a border with Ukraine: Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Romania. Customs services of these states, provide full support for the people crossing this strip of EU external border. Here are some photos from border crossing points in Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Romania.