CBP: $2.3M in counterfeit watches seized from Rochester airport
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it seized $2.3 million worth in counterfeit watches at the Frederick Douglass-Greater Rochester International Airport last week.
In a Tweet posted Thursday, CBP said it found 25 fake Cartier watches.
#ICYMI, last week @CBP officers in Rochester, NY seized 25 counterfeit designer watches valued at approximately $2 Million. Learn More??https://t.co/MjdsUtVQ8q pic.twitter.com/8SKPkwVkhj— CBP Buffalo (@CBPBuffalo) February 17, 2022
The trademark violations were found through a "thorough examination".