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#Rosslare Europort

# rosslare-europort - This year 2022

Tobacco, beer and wine with estimated value of over €300,000 seized at Rosslare Europort
# Revenue Seizure
# Revenue Seizure

Tobacco, beer and wine with estimated value of over €300,000 seized at Rosslare Europort

Sep 26th 2022, 12:32 PM 14,469 Views 2 Comments

Close to 26,000 litres of beer, over 11,800 litres of wine, and around 77.5 kilograms of ‘roll your own’ tobacco were seized.

Cocaine and heroin valued at €1.3 million seized at Rosslare Europort
# Rosslare Europort
# Rosslare Europort

Cocaine and heroin valued at €1.3 million seized at Rosslare Europort

Jun 19th 2022, 1:18 PM 11,534 Views 9 Comments

Over 5kgs of heroin and almost 8kgs of cocaine were discovered during the seizure.

€200m plan for wind energy hub at Rosslare 'could be the south-east's Silicon Docks'
# Investment
# Investment

€200m plan for wind energy hub at Rosslare 'could be the south-east's Silicon Docks'

Apr 22nd 2022, 7:40 AM 15,418 Views 8 Comments

Rosslare Europort wants to act as a base for the offshore renewable energy industry.

Brittany Ferries to operate 'huge' tourist-oriented vessel on Rosslare to Bilbao route
# Ferry Nice
# Ferry Nice

Brittany Ferries to operate 'huge' tourist-oriented vessel on Rosslare to Bilbao route

Apr 7th 2022, 11:04 AM 36,832 Views 23 Comments

Unveiled in February 2020, originally as a freight route, the link from Wexford to the Basque city has proved popular.

Revenue seizes 4.3 million cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €3.2 million
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue seizes 4.3 million cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €3.2 million

Jan 31st 2022, 11:01 AM 12,817 Views 28 Comments

The cigarettes were discovered inside a Dutch registered truck that had disembarked a ferry from Cherbourg, France.

# rosslare-europort - Last year 2021

Rosslare Europort had one of the busiest days in its history this month - thanks to Brexit
# Trade Winds
# Trade Winds

Rosslare Europort had one of the busiest days in its history this month - thanks to Brexit

Nov 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 57,531 Views 27 Comments
  • The volume of cargo going through the Wexford port has ballooned by 55% this year
  • A big increase in direct trade with Europe is driving the change, writes Ian Curran
  • Irish businesses are finding new customers and new suppliers in Europe as an alternative to Britain

# rosslare-europort - All time

Revenue seizes €280k in cash from freight trailer in Rosslare
# Criminal Activity
# Criminal Activity

Revenue seizes €280k in cash from freight trailer in Rosslare

Feb 14th 2020, 8:53 AM 17,637 Views 20 Comments

With the help of detector dog Flynn, Revenue officers seized the cash on Wednesday.

Man questioned after Revenue seizes more than 27,000 illegal cigarettes
# Wexford
# Wexford

Man questioned after Revenue seizes more than 27,000 illegal cigarettes

May 13th 2019, 6:20 PM 12,231 Views 19 Comments

The discovery was made after a vehicle that arrived from France was searched.

Sangria smuggled in boxes labelled 'orange juice' seized alongside 15kg of tobacco
# Rosslare Europort
# Rosslare Europort

Sangria smuggled in boxes labelled 'orange juice' seized alongside 15kg of tobacco

Sep 11th 2018, 7:45 PM 15,913 Views 33 Comments

The goods worth roughly €18,000 were seized in Rosslare over the past two days.

Amphetamines worth half a million seized with help of detector dog Defor
# Rosslare Europort
# Rosslare Europort

Amphetamines worth half a million seized with help of detector dog Defor

Jul 30th 2018, 10:59 PM 13,149 Views 18 Comments

A man in his forties was arrested at Rosslare Europort after Revenue officers seized over 36kgs worth of drugs

€350,000 worth of cigarettes seized in hot tubs
# HOT TUB CRIME MACHINE
# HOT TUB CRIME MACHINE

€350,000 worth of cigarettes seized in hot tubs

Nov 30th 2015, 10:54 AM 14,430 Views 18 Comments

The discovery was made at Rosslare Europort.

This is what five million smuggled cigarettes looks like
# Dodgy Smokes
# Dodgy Smokes

This is what five million smuggled cigarettes looks like

Sep 12th 2014, 10:14 PM 20,876 Views 32 Comments

They were found in a truck at Rosslare that had arrived from Cherbourg.

Revenue seize 125,120 cigarettes in Rosslare and Dublin
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

Revenue seize 125,120 cigarettes in Rosslare and Dublin

Nov 4th 2013, 5:26 PM 5,303 Views 22 Comments

The seizures took place at Rosslare Europort today and at Dublin Airport last Saturday

Five arrested and €316,000 of herbal cannabis seized by Revenue
# Drugs
# Drugs

Five arrested and €316,000 of herbal cannabis seized by Revenue

Aug 8th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,260 Views 40 Comments

Over 16 kilogrammes of cannabis was seized in two separate operations in Limerick and Rosslare today.

'Ralph' the dog sniffs out drugs worth €190,000 at Rosslare Europort
# In Ralph We Trust
# In Ralph We Trust

'Ralph' the dog sniffs out drugs worth €190,000 at Rosslare Europort

May 3rd 2013, 9:50 PM 12,377 Views 43 Comments

Two Lithuanian nationals have been arrested after heroin and amphetamines were found.

Cannabis worth €500k found in tyres at Rosslare Port
# Seizure
# Seizure

Cannabis worth €500k found in tyres at Rosslare Port

Nov 12th 2012, 7:22 AM 3,922 Views 30 Comments

A man in his 60s has been arrested in connection with the seizure.

Sailings resume after Rosslare ferry incident
# Ferry Services
# Ferry Services

Sailings resume after Rosslare ferry incident

Oct 27th 2012, 5:34 PM 9,421 Views 5 Comments

Ferry services have resumed following an incident in which two ferries collided off Rosslare Harbour yesterday.

Revenue's new sniffer dog Ralph helps seize €319k of cannabis in Rosslare
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue's new sniffer dog Ralph helps seize €319k of cannabis in Rosslare

Jun 4th 2012, 7:01 PM 5,796 Views 34 Comments

A Ukranian national was arrested following the seizure earlier today.

Cannabis worth €355,000 seized at Rosslare port
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Cannabis worth €355,000 seized at Rosslare port

Feb 2nd 2012, 8:38 PM 3,615 Views 41 Comments

A man was arrested after the 59kg shipment was discovered inside a car arriving from France.