Research paper: Illicit cigarettes and hand-rolled tobacco in 18 European countries: a cross-sectional survey

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10.12.12

Luk Joossens, Alessandra Lugo, Carlo La Vecchia, Anna B Gilmore, Luke Clancy, Silvano Gallus

Little evidence, other than that commissioned by the tobacco industry, exists on the size of the illicit tobacco trade. This study addresses this gap by examining the level and nature of illicit cigarettes and hand-rolled tobacco in 18 European countries.

Abstract available online at BMJ Tobacco Control.