Public Health

Plain packs, tax hikes not fuelling illicit trade

Mandatory plain packaging and a rise in tobacco tax have not resulted in a flood of illicit tobacco onto the Sydney market, a trend study shows. Instead, it appears smokers are switching from premium brands to cheaper value brands, the empty pack survey spanning 17 local government areas across Sydney reveals. The study involving respiratory ...

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