Published on June 11th, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Russian Courtand Customs Hault Shipping of Hidden Mining Equipment
A Russian cryptocurrency miner got into trouble with the customs office when trying to import mining equipment purchased online for personal use.
After an appeal, the court sided with the customs office and barred the import of the mining equipment.
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Importing Crypto Mining Equipment
The Russian city court in Tobolsk has “banned the import of equipment for the mining of cryptocurrency,” local media reported last week.
The ban, which has already entered into force, applies to a local crypto miner who tried to import mining equipment for his own personal use.
Picture of the mining equipment posted on the Federal Customs Service of Russia website.