Belgian illicit cigarette seizures double

According to figures published by Belgian Customs, the number of illegal cigarettes seized during 2020 increased by 105%, from 196.7 million in 2019 to 409.9 million in 2020. The number of counterfeit tobacco factories detected also increased from 14 to 18 during the same reporting period.

Source: https://www.brusselstimes.com/belgium/151705/number-of-illegal-cigarettes-more-than-doubled-in-2020-tobacco-customs/