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[Mexico] Smoking on the rise after years of decline

Euromonitor has revealed the tobacco industry saw some recovery in 2016 when sales increased by almost 3%, bolstered my new smokers aged 15 to 24. Higher tobacco taxes imposed in 2011 failed to hold back industry revenues, which were up more than 64% in
Mexico News Daily (mx)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:16
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Picking Tobacco Under an Unforgiving Sun in Mexico

The scenes--of people living under thatched-roof shelters, their skin raw from chemicals, and children as young as 6 working the fields or bathing in irrigation canals...Rodríguez is producing a multimedia piece on these workers...[BAT] Mexico, which buys
New York Times Blogs
added Aug 9, 2016 14:39
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[Kentucky] How a Scott County tobacco farm allegedly mistreated workers from Mexico

According to a lawsuit the workers filed in May, McKenzie Farms illegally charged them thousands of dollars for their H-2A visas, housing and transportation; underpaid them by thousands more; provided shabby living quarters; and falsified wage-and-hour p
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Aug 9, 2015 10:18
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Cigarette prices, cigarette expenditure and smoking-induced deprivation: findings from the International Tobacco Control Mexico survey

Conclusion Tax increases in Mexico have resulted in smokers paying more and spending more for their cigarettes. Those with higher cigarette expenditure experience more SID, with no evidence that poorer smokers are more affected.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 26, 2012 05:58
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[Mexico] Tobacco group Philip Morris to take full control of Mexican arm in $700m deal

US tobacco group Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM), or PMI, said it will take full control of its Mexican unit through the purchase of the remaining 20% in Philip Morris Mexico SA de CV (PMM) from Grupo Carso SAB de CV (OTCMKTS:GPOVY).
financialnews.co.uk (uk)
added May 22, 2013 07:37
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[Mexico, Connecticut] LAFAIVE/NESBIT: Cigarette Tax Hike: Smuggling Up, Revenue Down

In writing several academic studies on cigarette taxes, we have built a statistical model to measure cigarette smuggling between states, as well as to and from Mexico and Canada. Through 2015, Connecticut had the 15th highest smuggling rate in the nation
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 11, 2018 20:31
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[Australia, Canada, Mexico, USA] Disparagement of health warning labels on cigarette packages and cessation attempts: results from four countries

HWL disparagement was assessed as the frequency of making fun of HWLs in the past month...HWL disparagement among smokers may indicate greater warning relevance and processing and does not result in counterproductive effects on cessation efforts.
Health Education Research
added Nov 17, 2017 20:03
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Cigarette brands with flavour capsules in the filter: trends in use and brand perceptions among smokers in the USA, Mexico and Australia, 2012–2014

Conclusions Results indicate that use of cigarettes with flavour capsules is growing, is associated with misperceptions of relative harm, and differentiates brands in ways that justify regulatory action.
Tobacco Control
added May 28, 2016 19:17
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[Mexico] Marlboro palace: how city birds feather their nests

Nicotine-rich cigarette ends that repel parasites are the perfect building material for finches
The Independent (uk)
added Dec 6, 2012 12:14
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Average age to start smoking in Mexico is 12 years old, not youth but children

Miguel Karam, researcher and professor at the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico (UAEM), stated that smoking “In average the age to start smoking is 12 years old, we are not talking about youth, we are talking about children,” stressed the acad
Yucatan Times (mx)
added Dec 4, 2012 12:50
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