The award extends YPB's IP for MotifMicro, its smartphone-readable anti-counterfeit technology.
Problem is "vastly overlooked" and "one of the worst consequences" of illicit trade, according to TRACIT report.
Suspects have secreted the small tracking devices on high-end vehicles so they can later locate and steal them.
Verdict on division, which includes brand protection and authentication technologies, should come early next year.
Test purchases revealed high levels of dangerous electronics, toys and costumer jewellery, says DGCRF.
Gang is accused of cargo thefts from lorries parked in motorway rest areas on routes between Romania, Germany and France.
The online sale of counterfeit automotive parts: An analysis of how online marketplace practices allow counterfeiters to put unsafe products in American consumers’ cars, and proposed solutions for minimizing the proliferation of counterfeits
(Automotive Anti-Counterfeiting Council)
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