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Illicit Trade Increasing in Times of Coronavirus

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Illicit trade activities have increased in many industries during the COVID-19 pandemic. The economic impact of illicit trade is immense, with 3% of global GDP forecast to be lost to illicit activities such as counterfeiting, smuggling and tax leakage in 2020 alone.

Learn how the scarcity of goods, disruptions to the supply chain, increased excise taxes and decreased regulatory enforcement are all driving illicit trade by downloading our white paper.

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Global Inflation Tracker: Q3 2023

This report examines inflation levels and drivers globally and in key countries. Global inflation is moderating, although divergence among the key economies…

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Back from the Boom: E-Commerce Opportunities Amid Uncertainty

As e-commerce growth rates slow from historic highs, the online channel is no longer a rising tide for all categories and brands. While potential exists with…

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Regulatory Dynamics in Nicotine and Cannabis

The impact of regulation across both the tobacco and the cannabis industries is immense, with the former experiencing ever tightening frameworks, often even on…

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