Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise
03057 City of Kyiv Smolenska Street, 6
Phone number(044) 200-29-10

Participation of KFI representatives in the international seminar “Methods for recognizing illegal tobacco products” (Germany)

07 February 2019

Delegation of Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, consisting of Oleksandr Ruvin, Director of KFI, Nataliia Nestor Deputy Director of KFI, Serhii Naumenko and Oleksandr Borzov, Senior Researchers of the Criminalistics Laboratory, at the invitation of their foreign colleagues made a working visit to the city of Trier in Germany.

Within the framework of the fulfillment of the terms of the Agreement on cooperation between Japan Tobacco International Company and Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise, representatives of the Ukrainian side participated in an international seminar “Methods for recognizing Illegal tobacco products”.

The aim of the initiative was to establish communication between forensic experts, increase the level and quality of examination and expert research within the framework of pre-trial investigations and trials on the facts of illegal production of tobacco products, circulation of tobacco products illegally produced and/or illegally imported into Ukraine’s customs territory.

During the visit, experts of Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise familiarized themselves with the production of all components of cigarettes, the functioning of various types of laboratory equipment in expert laboratories of foreign colleagues, general presentations of various activities, shared their research experience and discussed the plan for further cooperation.




Київський науково-дослідний інституту судових експертиз

Директор: Рувін Олександр Григорович

Поштова адреса: 03057, м. Київ, вул. Смоленська, 6

Kyiv Research Institute of Forensic Expertise

Director: Ruvin Oleksandr

Mailling address: 03057, City of Kyiv Smolenska Street, 6