Over 10 million packets of contraband cigarettes seized in Piraeus

Some 10.6 million packets of cigarettes were found on Wednesday in two of three cargo containers labeled as containing office supplies that arrived at the port of Piraeus from Dubai.

The first of the three containers held 529,000 packets of Ashford King Size cigarettes and the second the same amount of the Tradition brand.

They represent some 3.7 million euros in lost taxes.