August 31, 2022

Retailers’ welcome seizure of illicit cigarettes and tobacco valued at €5.5million

RAS has welcomed the Revenue seizure of illicit tobacco and cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €5.5 million at Dublin Port.
December 29, 2021
Tobacco Smuggling 2021

Retailers feel impact of record year for large-scale tobacco smuggling

Increase in large seizures of illicit tobacco and cigarettes points to lucrative black market for organised crime gangs
July 12, 2021

Excise increases on tobacco will push consumers to growing black market, retailers warn

Attachment orders required to make deterrents to smuggle tobacco more robust Continuous excise increases on tobacco are driving Irish smokers towards a growing black market, fuelling […]