In the afternoon of December 19, at the Provincial Market Management Department, the 389 Provincial Steering Committee organized a conference to summarize the fight against smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods in 2019 and deploy the mission in 2020. Attending and directing the Conference was Mr. Tran Huu The, Member of the Provincial Standing Committee, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, Head of the 389 Provincial Steering Committee.
Delegates attending the conference to summarize 2019 anti-smuggling, trade fraud and fake goods task in the Provincial Market Management Department
The report at the conference said that in 2019, the functional forces have actively developed and implemented inspection and examination plans; directing the fight against smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods has been strengthened, the coordination between functional forces and local authorities is increasingly tightly, handling and resolving completely cases, not to happen hot spots in the provincial area. At the same time, the propaganda of state regulations related to the field of anti-smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods has brought about certain efficiency, contributing to stabilizing the market and developing social-economy in the provincial area.
In the past year, the authorities detected 1,918 violations related to the field of smuggling, trade fraud and fake goods; handled 1,808 cases, collected and paid the budget from administrative fines, confiscated sales and tax arrears totaled over VND 33 billion.
Besides the achieved results, the prevention of smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods still has a number of difficulties and shortcomings such as: many restrictions in preventing the production and trading of fake goods and infringing intellectual property rights; the detection of commercial fraud acts in the petrol and oil retail business, such as the installation of electronic chips, has not been implemented, requiring the active support of technical and professional units.
Mr. Tran Huu The, Vice Chairman of PPC spoke at the conference
Speaking at the conference, Mr. Tran Huu The, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee highly appreciated the efforts of the Standing agency of the Steering Committee and related agencies in the prevention and control of fighting smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods in the province and having achieved many positive results.
In the coming time, Mr. Tran Huu The suggested that the Provincial Market Management Department - the Standing agency of the 389 provincial Steering Committee should promote the role of the unit in coordinating with the functional forces to prevent, fight and handle acts of smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods; reviewing to supplement and adjust the coordination regulation among agencies and units suitable to the current situation. At the same time, the functional agencies have solutions to prevent and restrict fraudulent business establishments in price transfering, invoicing improperly; It is necessary to set up an appropriate interdisciplinary inspection plan soon, to avoid rampant inspection ineffectively.