SBU stops illegal wood export in Kherson river port
The SBU officers stopped a massive illegal export of industrial wood to Turkey through Kherson river port.
The law enforcers fixed that the organizers of the illegal business had fake documents for the illegally deforested production. The SBU officers together with the General Prosecutor’s Office revealed in the territory of the port almost 3,000 CBM of wood and confiscated fake documentation. The industrial wood is worth about 9 million UAH.
A criminal case under Part 5, Article 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine is launched.
The organizers and the participants of the illegal business are identified. To bring them to justice urgent investigative actions are under way.
SBU Press Center
For the Attention of the SBU Head