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KPMG report finds European illicit cigarette market continues to grow despite overall decline in consumption

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Protecting consumers: How do you avoid fakes online?

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Using next-generation X-ray technology to uncover illicit trade

With support from PMI IMPACT, Lithuanian company INTA has pioneered ground-breaking new training programs to teach vital scanning and detection skills.

The Hellenic Coast Guard‘s mission to secure the seas from illicit trade

Greece’s position as a crossroads of three continents makes it a key entry point for illegal products into Europe.

PMI IMPACT: Fighting illicit trade in all its forms

Philip Morris International (PMI) has pledged USD 100 million through PMI IMPACT, its global initiative enabling the fight against illegal trade all over the world.

Free Trade Zones: How to combat illicit trade and counterfeiting

In a recent policy dialogue, the International Trademark Association (INTA) and the World Free Zones Organization (World FZO) discussed the vulnerabilities surrounding free trade zones.

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Gang members who sold illegal cigarettes on social media jailed for a total of 18 years

At the trial, the prosecutor pointed out that severe prison sentences were justified, arguing that this was not a petty crime, but in fact the work of a major criminal organization.