Regulatory News


The state of São Paulo is the main destination on the contraband route of cigarettes manufactured in Paraguay. According to a Federal Police survey, criminals who enter Brazil with the product in Mato Grosso do Sul also include the states of Minas Gerais and Goiás and the nation’s capital, Brasília in their routes.

Meanwhile, smugglers who enter Brazilian territory through Parana unload the illegal product in the southern region of the country before reaching the principal cities: São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

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