Coalition urges crackdown on contraband cigarettes

Kondro, Wayne
May 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/22/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 11, p1569
Academic Journal
The article reports that the Canadian Coalition for Action on Tobacco has launched a national campaign against the contraband tobacco market in the country. The campaign aims to prohibit the supply of inexpensive cigarettes, ban the supply of raw materials to unlicensed tobacco manufacturers and increase the amount of bond for generating tobacco license. The Canadian Coalition argues that additional measures should be implemented by the government to address the trade of contraband tobacco.


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