The issue of fake goods in New York City has been widely covered for a number of years. For example, earlier this year, the South China Morning Postlooked at the “rising counterfeit market” in New York, especially around luxury goods. It pointed out a recent investigation from the US government that led to the seizure of $450 million worth of counterfeit luxury goods in the Big Apple, with 33 suspects arrested.

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