The sale of cigarettes increased in Germany When in the Ban
April 19, 2007 8:51am CST
on Germans more often smoked for the last three months when this country intent tighter to the side of the banning smoked, according to the announcement of the government, the Federal statistical Body said 24 billion cigarettes were sold in the first quarter in 2007, an increase 6,8 percent exceeded the same period last year. sale cigarettes and the like increased by 46.1 percent in the same period, as for the demand on cigarettes once increased by 23.1 percent, said the bureau of these statistics. On the whole, the tobacco product with the value of the tax 6.2 billion euro (8,3 billion dollar) was sold in the first quarter in 2007, an increase 3,9 percent last year, said the bureau of these statistics. The increase was in the sale of cigarettes carried out in the middle of the banning plan smoked in places of the public and the implementation of the ban in restauran and the bar. What was your opinion?