Hong Kong is awash with fake merchandise, the object of close attention from customs officers, who regularly stage raids. One recently targeted the city’s famous Ladies’ Market (pictured).

Why Hong Kong is a city of fakes: five recent counterfeit operations busted by customs officers

From a deceptive-fruit scandal to fake Korean cosmetic products, the city is awash with phoney merchandise. We look back at some of the biggest counterfeit capers to have shaken the city

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Hong Kong is awash with fake merchandise, the object of close attention from customs officers, who regularly stage raids. One recently targeted the city’s famous Ladies’ Market (pictured).
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