Number of Counterfeit Goods Seized in Ireland in 2012

Authorities in Ireland conducted 5,580 seizures of counterfeit goods in the country in 2012. The fake goods seized had a value of $7 Million (€5.4 Million).

During the first quarter of 2013, criminal justice officials reported seizing 1,540 counterfeit goods worth $1 Million (€819,684).

Source: Michelle Hennessy, “Over 1,500 seizures of counterfeit goods have been made already this year,” Journal, May 27, 2013.