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Strict new regulations ban ‘even an apple’ from outside the EU

Strict new regulations being introduced this week put a ban on bringing most biological items into Finland from outside the EU. So travelers who want...

Customs refunding millions after currency error

The Finnish Customs service Tulli will have to refund around €11.5 million euros to importers, after using the wrong exchange rates to calculate import...

Customs agents sniff out sex stimulant drugs

Customs agents have seized thousands of bottles of 'poppers' - a class of alkyl nitrate drugs - and think that tens of thousands more...

Customs seize thousands of smuggled tablets

Customs agents have seized more than 4000 Subutex tablets that were smuggled from France and Hungary via Estonia into Finland. Details of the May drug...

Customs reveals details of snus smuggling operation

Finnish Customs Tulli says they’ve busted a snus smuggling ring that brought more than 2,200kg of tobacco to the capital city region, and avoided...

Customs intercepts illegal equipment heading for Iraq

Finnish Customs Tulli have revealed details of an illegal shipment they intercepted at Helsinki Airport, heading for Iraq. In December 2017 customs officers inspected a...

Customs dog sniffs out 600kg of banned food

A customs dog called Aino has sniffed out 600kg of banned food items so far this year. Aino is the first dog specially trained to...

Huge Brexit Costs For Finnish Businesses Predicted

Additional annual costs for Finnish companies doing business with the UK after Brexit could rise to more than €100 million, according to Customs Tulli. After...