Trends in cigarette demand and supply in Africa.

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Summary of "Trends in cigarette demand and supply in Africa."

Since the tobacco epidemic is moving from developed to developing countries, it is important to understand trends in cigarette demand and supply. We focus on the African market since it offers the tobacco industry one of the best expansion potentials.


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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0202467


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