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Fujian: Shoe counterfeiters rip off Nike, 361 Degrees labels

Published on 08/18 2017  Source: Youxi Court


Two men were recently sentenced to three years' imprisonment and fined 1.07 million yuan ($160,175) by the court of Youxi county for making and selling counterfeit shoes. They operated a shoe factory since November 2013. In April 2015, they started to make shoes bearing famous trademarks such as Nike and 361 Degrees without authorization. The law enforcement team found more than 3,000 pairs of counterfeit shoes at the factory with potential market value of more than 2 million yuan.