When it comes to identifying counterfeit cigarettes, it can become tough if you are not an expert. To be able to spot fraud with ease you need some awareness and knowledge.
According to Online Mail journalist, Daniel Miller, one in seven cigarettes are either smuggled or fake. The black market tobacco, which consists mostly of high levels of chemicals, is costing the country millions in unpaid taxes.
Research states the containers used to smuggle illicit cigarettes into the country often transport illegal guns and weapons into the country.
Here are 10 ways to easily spot fake/counterfeit cigarettes:
Read more: http://thesaobserver.com/how-to-spot-fake-cigarettes/