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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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In Focus: A day in the life of an ITP Manager

Stefanie Pollet is a manager in the Illicit Trade Prevention (ITP) team at Philip Morris International, covering the Benelux region.

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How Quebec's police are combating cross-border illicit trade

We talked with the head of the Contraband Tobacco Investigations Unit of the Quebec Provincial Police to learn about illicit trade.

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Latest report reveals rapid growth of illicit tobacco trade in the Eurasian Economic Union

New data by KMPG reveals that illicit cigarette consumption in the Eurasian Economic Union has grown rapidly in recent years.

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Latest Eurobarometer survey shows EU citizens still in the dark about links between black-market tobacco and organized crime

A survey on the perception of illicit tobacco trade has shown that people across the EU are still relatively unaware of its connection to the funding of crime.

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Transcrime Report: "Global illicit trade needs a global response"

A report by Transcrime has found that Europe’s illicit tobacco trade is being supported by criminal networks that extend into 128 countries.