Promotion of more fines and less tobacco. draft of tobacco market law and other related products will be subject to public information until June 24th to find out what kind of demands the sector adapts to once OMS and of europa,
one of the innovations is to equalize electronic cigarette To traditional tobacco, Not only in the sale, but also in the control of the manufacture and distribution of “novel tobacco devices” as stated by the standard, adhering to the directives of the World Health Organization (WHO).
What is being proposed that a free market be monopolized and sales limited exclusively to tobacconists
Electronic cigarettes must be sold exclusively to tobacconists five years, For the Treasury, this means “improving controls on products, reviewing advertising and promotional activities, and avoiding sales to minors on the Internet.”
Electronic cigarette is in the field regretted and described the decision as “unfair”. «This blueprint represents a return to times deeper and past. What is being proposed is a free market monopoly and sales limited exclusively to tobacconists”, assured the president of the Union of Vapio Promoters and Entrepreneurs (UPEV). arturo ribs,
Ribs has pointed out that the rule “directly attacks” the right to free competition and warned that “it would almost mean closing down a field”. 500 small and medium businessesWho will be doomed to a sweet death for five years.
area of electronic cigarette has reported that this decision “has been adopted in a one sided, “They have never consulted with the sector, so it seems so unfair to us. an area that will be heavily affected, as it will cause more damage 3,000 jobs direct and indirect”, he pointed out.
different from traditional tobacco
“The electronic cigarette It is a completely separate product from tobacco, as recognized by the Court of Justice of the European Union following the approval of the Community Directive 2014/40/EU, which guarantees that it is regulated differently from tobacco. There is enough jurisprudence to confirm the difference between the two products”, stressed the president of the Union of Vaping Promoters and Entrepreneurs.
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The text maintains that they are “one of the pillars of the retail monopoly, improving the control of promotional and advertising activities.”
The rule seeks that the retail network does not directly or indirectly favor the consumption of some brands, products or manufacturers more than others.
The government is preparing for the sweet death of electronic cigarettes