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Travel Markets Insider: “DFWC & TFWA launch new campaign against illicit trade, counterfeiting and intellectual property theft”

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The Moodie Davitt Report – “Industry associations launch campaign against illicit trade, counterfeiting and intellectual property theft”

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TR Business – “Campaign reiterates zero-tolerance on illegal trading”

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DFNI Frontier – ‘“Trusted, transparent, secure”: DFWC and TFWA join forces to fight illicit trade’

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International Airport Review – “Duty- and tax-free industry launches new campaign to battle illicit trade”

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Duty free shops sell the world’s favourite and best known brands – from high luxury to everyday treats

Duty free and travel retail (often referred to collectively as DFTR) are unique retailing channels, not least because they operate exclusively in an international trading environment.

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DFWC and ACI World call for measures critical to airport industry recovery

ACI’s Policy Brief – Path to the airport industry recovery – Restoring a sustainable economic equilibrium draws attention to the crucial role duty free and travel retail plays in the success and growth of airports around the world, with up to 44% of airport revenues coming from non-aeronautical sources, and retail concessions contributing 30% of this figure.

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Introducing Arrivals Duty & Tax Free in the European Union

This document explores the role Arrivals Duty and Tax Free can play in providing new sources of employment and commercial revenue to the European airports industry, as recommended by the Aviation Round Table Report on the Recovery of European Aviation1, a cross industry strategic blueprint for the sustainable recovery of European aviation.

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Economic Benefits from Air Transport in the UK

This study, commissioned by leading players from the aviation and tourism sectors and published at the Annual Conference & Exhibition of the Airport Operators Association (AOA), the trade body for UK airports, on 10 November, shows that all three elements of the sector made a significant contribution to the UK economy.