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First foreign IP owner Customs seizure in Indonesia

A second Customs IP seizure has occurred in Indonesia. On Wednesday 7 October, Customs Officers seized 185 cartons containing 390,000 GILLETTE branded razors and 521,280 razor heads imported by PT. LBA from China. The seizure took place at Tanjung Emas, Semarang, on the north coast of Java. This seizure is a first for a foreign company as only a couple of foreign IP owners have secured Customs recordals under the new recordal system so far.

Further reading: https://rouse.com/insights/news/2020/first-foreign-ip-owner-customs-seizure-in-indonesia

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