$86M in counterfeit, pirated good seized

Published On: Mar 20 2013 10:57:56 AM EDT

Customs and Border Protection agents seized 505 shipments worth $86,939,519 of counterfeit and pirated merchandise at Miami International Airport over the last six months.

“One of CBP’s priorities is protecting the United States and consumers from the economic devastation associated with the trafficking of counterfeit goods,” said Roland Suliveras, CBP Port Director, at Miami International Airport.