Illicit Trade – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:02:28 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Illicit Trade – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Tobacco smuggling: Marseille’s illicit secret https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/tobacco-smuggling-marseilles-illicit-secret/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/tobacco-smuggling-marseilles-illicit-secret/#respond Mon, 23 Jul 2018 04:20:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1257579 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/tobacco-smuggling-marseilles-illicit-secret/feed/ 0 Europol: Massive seizure of fake pesticides which could spray the size of the UK https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europol-massive-seizure-of-fake-pesticides-which-could-spray-the-size-of-the-uk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europol-massive-seizure-of-fake-pesticides-which-could-spray-the-size-of-the-uk/#respond Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:06:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1256641 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europol-massive-seizure-of-fake-pesticides-which-could-spray-the-size-of-the-uk/feed/ 0 Most ivory bought in Europe is illegal, investigation finds https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/most-ivory-bought-in-europe-is-illegal-investigation-finds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/most-ivory-bought-in-europe-is-illegal-investigation-finds/#respond Tue, 10 Jul 2018 05:40:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1255066 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/most-ivory-bought-in-europe-is-illegal-investigation-finds/feed/ 0 EU loses €60 billion annually to counterfeits https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-loses-e60-billion-annually-to-counterfeits/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-loses-e60-billion-annually-to-counterfeits/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:36:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1245323 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-loses-e60-billion-annually-to-counterfeits/feed/ 0 EU should use due diligence in fisheries import https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/eu-should-use-due-diligence-in-fisheries-import/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/eu-should-use-due-diligence-in-fisheries-import/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 04:21:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1245067 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/eu-should-use-due-diligence-in-fisheries-import/feed/ 0 OLAF: Illicit cut tobacco is a significant and growing market https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-illicit-cut-tobacco-is-a-significant-and-growing-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-illicit-cut-tobacco-is-a-significant-and-growing-market/#respond Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:04:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1232528 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-illicit-cut-tobacco-is-a-significant-and-growing-market/feed/ 0 Wildlife trafficking is crippling the planet https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/wildlife-trafficking-is-crippling-the-planet/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/wildlife-trafficking-is-crippling-the-planet/#respond Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:47:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1216499 We are currently in the midst of the sixth mass extinction. We are losing plants and animals at an alarming rate and humans are to blame. One of the most serious threats to biodiversity loss is wildlife trafficking, writes MEP Catherine Bearder.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/wildlife-trafficking-is-crippling-the-planet/feed/ 0 Juncker tells Balkan states 2025 entry possible for all https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/juncker-tells-balkan-states-2025-entry-possible-for-all/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/juncker-tells-balkan-states-2025-entry-possible-for-all/#respond Mon, 26 Feb 2018 06:22:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1216300 https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/juncker-tells-balkan-states-2025-entry-possible-for-all/feed/ 0 EU takes over in fight against blood diamonds https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-takes-over-in-fight-against-blood-diamonds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-takes-over-in-fight-against-blood-diamonds/#respond Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:48:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1209911 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-takes-over-in-fight-against-blood-diamonds/feed/ 0 EU expected to mount pressure on Minsk over illicit ‘cheap whites’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-expected-to-mount-pressure-on-minsk-over-illicit-cheap-whites/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-expected-to-mount-pressure-on-minsk-over-illicit-cheap-whites/#respond Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:32:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199640 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-expected-to-mount-pressure-on-minsk-over-illicit-cheap-whites/feed/ 0 EU donates millions to help save Africa’s wildlife https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-donates-millions-to-help-save-africas-wildlife/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-donates-millions-to-help-save-africas-wildlife/#respond Wed, 06 Dec 2017 06:20:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1197126 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-donates-millions-to-help-save-africas-wildlife/feed/ 0 Angry tobacco industry asks Andriukaitis for ‘transparent dialogue’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/angry-tobacco-industry-asks-andriukaitis-for-transparent-dialogue/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/angry-tobacco-industry-asks-andriukaitis-for-transparent-dialogue/#respond Mon, 04 Dec 2017 06:47:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196507 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/angry-tobacco-industry-asks-andriukaitis-for-transparent-dialogue/feed/ 0 Mystery of the eel: Europe’s own ivory trade https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/mystery-of-the-eel-europes-own-ivory-trade/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/mystery-of-the-eel-europes-own-ivory-trade/#respond Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:00:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1194342 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/mystery-of-the-eel-europes-own-ivory-trade/feed/ 0 How environmental crime became an EU security priority for 2018-21 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-environmental-crime-became-an-eu-security-priority-for-2018-21/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-environmental-crime-became-an-eu-security-priority-for-2018-21/#respond Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:59:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1183886 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-environmental-crime-became-an-eu-security-priority-for-2018-21/feed/ 0 Commission hits back at criticism over tobacco track and trace proposal https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commission-hits-back-at-criticism-over-tobacco-track-and-trace-proposal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commission-hits-back-at-criticism-over-tobacco-track-and-trace-proposal/#respond Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:39:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1182035 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commission-hits-back-at-criticism-over-tobacco-track-and-trace-proposal/feed/ 0 Bulk tobacco smuggling increases, worrying OLAF and Commission https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bulk-tobacco-smuggling-increases-worrying-olaf-and-commission/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bulk-tobacco-smuggling-increases-worrying-olaf-and-commission/#respond Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:02:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1170255 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bulk-tobacco-smuggling-increases-worrying-olaf-and-commission/feed/ 0 Greece seizes more than 700kg of illegal pesticides from Turkey https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-seizes-more-than-700kg-of-illegal-pesticides-from-turkey/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-seizes-more-than-700kg-of-illegal-pesticides-from-turkey/#respond Fri, 04 Aug 2017 12:19:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1166379 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-seizes-more-than-700kg-of-illegal-pesticides-from-turkey/feed/ 0 Tobacco track and trace tech: A warning https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/tobacco-track-and-trace-tech-a-warning/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/tobacco-track-and-trace-tech-a-warning/#respond Mon, 03 Jul 2017 05:14:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1158715 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/tobacco-track-and-trace-tech-a-warning/feed/ 0 Stakeholders question Commission’s handling of tobacco track and trace https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/stakeholders-question-commissions-handling-of-tobacco-track-and-trace/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/stakeholders-question-commissions-handling-of-tobacco-track-and-trace/#respond Tue, 20 Jun 2017 04:37:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1154692 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/stakeholders-question-commissions-handling-of-tobacco-track-and-trace/feed/ 0 President Juncker, help us say no to fake goods! https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/president-juncker-help-us-say-no-to-fake-goods/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/president-juncker-help-us-say-no-to-fake-goods/#respond Wed, 07 Jun 2017 04:12:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1151109 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/president-juncker-help-us-say-no-to-fake-goods/feed/ 0 Industry should take lead on TT&A governance https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/industry-should-take-lead-on-tta-governance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/industry-should-take-lead-on-tta-governance/#respond Tue, 30 May 2017 11:14:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1149276 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/industry-should-take-lead-on-tta-governance/feed/ 0 Fighting wildlife trafficking must be made a priority https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/fighting-wildlife-trafficking-must-be-made-a-priority/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/fighting-wildlife-trafficking-must-be-made-a-priority/#respond Fri, 17 Mar 2017 05:36:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1128516 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/fighting-wildlife-trafficking-must-be-made-a-priority/feed/ 0 Parliament adopts binding law on conflict minerals https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/parliament-adopts-binding-law-on-conflict-minerals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/parliament-adopts-binding-law-on-conflict-minerals/#respond Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:50:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1128244 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/parliament-adopts-binding-law-on-conflict-minerals/feed/ 0 Industry involvement in EU tobacco tracking system divides stakeholders https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/industrys-involvement-in-eu-tobacco-track-and-trace-system-divides-stakeholders/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/industrys-involvement-in-eu-tobacco-track-and-trace-system-divides-stakeholders/#comments Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:04:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1124506 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/industrys-involvement-in-eu-tobacco-track-and-trace-system-divides-stakeholders/feed/ 1 Growing fake smartphone market raises eyebrows in Brussels https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/growing-fake-smartphone-market-raises-eyebrows-in-brussels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/growing-fake-smartphone-market-raises-eyebrows-in-brussels/#respond Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:56:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1095957 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/growing-fake-smartphone-market-raises-eyebrows-in-brussels/feed/ 0 Brussels urges Belarus to raise excise taxes on cigarettes https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/brussels-urges-belarus-to-raise-excise-taxes-on-cigarettes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/brussels-urges-belarus-to-raise-excise-taxes-on-cigarettes/#respond Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:24:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1093837 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/brussels-urges-belarus-to-raise-excise-taxes-on-cigarettes/feed/ 0 EU anti-fraud official: Tobacco smuggling is ‘major source’ of organised crime https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/interview/olaf-official-tobacco-smuggling-major-source-for-organised-crime/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/interview/olaf-official-tobacco-smuggling-major-source-for-organised-crime/#respond Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:20:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1087978 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/interview/olaf-official-tobacco-smuggling-major-source-for-organised-crime/feed/ 0 Wildlife protection: Leveraging the EU-Japan trade deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/wildlife-protection-leveraging-the-eu-japan-trade-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/wildlife-protection-leveraging-the-eu-japan-trade-deal/#respond Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:28:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1085353 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/wildlife-protection-leveraging-the-eu-japan-trade-deal/feed/ 0 Industry group says smartphones could help slash growing trade in counterfeits https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/industry-group-says-smartphones-could-help-slash-growing-trade-in-counterfeits/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/industry-group-says-smartphones-could-help-slash-growing-trade-in-counterfeits/#respond Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:26:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071188 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/industry-group-says-smartphones-could-help-slash-growing-trade-in-counterfeits/feed/ 0 Enhancing traceability to combat counterfeiting and illicit trade https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/enhancing-traceability-to-combat-counterfeiting-and-illicit-trade/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/enhancing-traceability-to-combat-counterfeiting-and-illicit-trade/#respond Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:56:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1070773 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/enhancing-traceability-to-combat-counterfeiting-and-illicit-trade/feed/ 0 Global Witness: Conflict mineral import loopholes would pay for 6,000 AK-47s https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/global-witness-conflict-mineral-import-loopholes-would-pay-for-6000-ak-47s/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/global-witness-conflict-mineral-import-loopholes-would-pay-for-6000-ak-47s/#respond Tue, 08 Nov 2016 11:42:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1058575 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/global-witness-conflict-mineral-import-loopholes-would-pay-for-6000-ak-47s/feed/ 0 Changing trends in smuggling “Illicit whites”, a concern for EU security and revenues [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/changing-trends-in-smuggling-illicit-whites-a-concern-for-eu-security-and-revenues/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/changing-trends-in-smuggling-illicit-whites-a-concern-for-eu-security-and-revenues/#respond Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:24:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1045222 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/changing-trends-in-smuggling-illicit-whites-a-concern-for-eu-security-and-revenues/feed/ 0 Fake wines and spirits cost the EU ‘at least’ 4,800 jobs per year https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/fake-wines-and-spirits-cost-the-eu-at-least-4800-jobs-per-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/fake-wines-and-spirits-cost-the-eu-at-least-4800-jobs-per-year/#comments Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:03:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1025486 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/fake-wines-and-spirits-cost-the-eu-at-least-4800-jobs-per-year/feed/ 1 Commission vows to tackle illicit tobacco trade ‘by its own means’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-vows-to-tackle-illicit-tobacco-trade-by-its-own-means/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-vows-to-tackle-illicit-tobacco-trade-by-its-own-means/#respond Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:33:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1019131 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-vows-to-tackle-illicit-tobacco-trade-by-its-own-means/feed/ 0 The EU’s Illegal Tobacco Market: The problem, the consequences and effective solutions [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/the-eu-s-illegal-tobacco-market-the-problem-the-consequences-and-effective-solutions/ Mon, 27 May 2013 22:17:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851794