The buying and selling of fake goods is generally seen as a victimless crime…
But oftentimes the profits go toward funding some of the shadiest criminal elements from around the world, including terrorism, human trafficking, and child labor. This is the story of the hidden cost of buying counterfeit goods.
We have also seen this happen in our major cities here in South Africa, either you’re in Joburg, Cape Town, Pretoria or Durban. Fake goods are being duplicated and get sold on the streets at a cheaper price. Now the question is were you aware of how bad this is terrifying?
The below American documentary takes you inside the fake goods industry which is worth Trillion-Dollar, from clothes , jewellery, shoes and more. Check it out: