2010 Counterfeit goods seizures in Europe

Customs officials in the European Union seized over 100 million counterfeit goods items in 2010, according to the European Commission. The retail value of the fake goods was worth $1.4 Billion.

85 percent of the counterfeits originated from China.

Source: “Europe Seized $1.4 Billion in Counterfeit Goods Last Year,” Voice of America, July 17, 2011.