Hong Kong customs has shut down 17 web pages selling fake brand-name products, made 22 arrests, and seized HK$1.8 million (US$231,000) worth of counterfeit goods over the past four months as they targeted swindlers hoping to cash in on a pandemic-driven online shopping boom.In eight of the 13 cases involved, counterfeiters claimed they could directly purchase high-end products from overseas manufacturers or suppliers, said assistant superintendent Henry Wong Che-yin, head of customs’…

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