illicit trade

An international trade body urges a “redoubling” of global authentication strategies. more

Dec 1, 2017 6:00 PM Manufacturing

Philip Morris International says it will fund proposals under its $100 million global initiative to support third-party projects dedicated to the fight against illegal trade. more

Dec 1, 2017 2:00 PM News

British American Tobacco s calling on authorities to ensure full enforcement of the Tobacco Control Act to achieve the objective of that law, including reduction of product smuggling. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

A new report says that 53 billion illegal cigarettes were consumed in member states last year. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

The latest cigarette trafficking reports have shown the tobacco industry has been right all along. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

2015 was a good year for the Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation. Illicit cigarette trade has dropped by 30% while growth in domestic market consumption has led to Vinataba increasing its domestic production as well as market share. more

Mar 3, 2016 12:00 AM Features

High taxes on cigarettes have given rise to an illegal industry and tobacco consumption shifting to cheaper non-cigarette forms, said the Tobacco Institute of India recently. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

Dec 1, 2015 12:00 AM News

Combating illicit tobacco trade is an issue that is being seriously addressed by not only those in the tobacco industry but also governments around the world. more

Jul 1, 2015 12:00 AM Features

From the Associate editor

Is anyone accountable for their own life anymore?

Alcohol and sugar are found to be a health risk but the tobacco industry faces harshest criticism.

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