Cigarette price increase in Belgium to curb smoking

The Belgian government has announced plans to increase tobacco taxes in 2021 in an effort to curb tobacco consumption. From 2021, the average price of a pack of 20 cigarettes will increase from €6.80 to €7.50. Excise duties on tobacco are also set to increase year-on-year.

Source: https://www.brusselstimes.com/news/belgium-all-news/health/139225/belgium-will-raise-tobacco-prices-by-over-a-euro-in-2021-de-croo-government-cigarettes-excise-duty-vincent-van-peteghem-smoking/