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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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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.

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.

PMI IMPACT: We need a network to fight a network

Criminals operating in the illicit trade space are working in networks – not limited by laws or borders. They should be fought in the same way, creating connections across nations and between international law enforcement.

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Fighting illicit trade on the high seas

We spoke to Laurent Audaz, Head of Insurance, Legal and Claims at MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company.

Double-edged sword: The fake products fueled by technology—and the people using tech to fight back

The pandemic has driven an expansion in illicit trade. As consumers have accelerated the shift to shopping online, criminals have spotted an opportunity: fake medicines, fake personal protective equipment, and data theft.