20 Nov Illicit Alcohol Trade Is Costing South Africa Billions

The illicit alcohol trade is costing the South African Fiscus around USD$492-million (in 2017) in lost taxes. In addition cheaper, therefore more accessible, illegal alcohol products encourage binge drinking and underage alcohol consumption and pose a serious risk to the health and safety of individuals as they contain potentially dangerous substances.
Quinton Walker of Euro Monitor joins us for the conversation about a research that was commissioned by South African Breweries.
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