Independent retailers have warned that banning single-use vapes in the UK would not help people quit smoking and would instead encourage an illegal market.
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On January 29, 2024, the British Prime Minister announced that the UK would ban disposable Vape. This move is aimed at solving the rising number of teenagers smoking Vape and protecting the health of children.
According to the latest data released by the General Administration of Customs of China, China’s total Vape exports in 2023 were US$11.084 billion (approximately 79.5 billion yuan), an increase of 12.50% compared to 2022. Among them, China’s Vape exports to the United States were US$3.101 billion, accounting for 27.98%. The United States is still China’s largest Vape export market, followed by the United Kingdom and Germany.
In 2023, China will continue to maintain its advantage as the world’s largest vape manufacturer and exporter, with total exports of vape products reaching US$11.084 billion, compared with US$9.854 billion in 2022, a year-on-year increase of 12.50%.
On January 22, 2024, the US FDA issued a Marketing Denial Order (MDO) to Vape manufacturer Bidi Vapor for its Bidi Stick – ClassicVape, a closed tobacco-flavored disposable Vape.
The FDA requires Bidi Vapor not to market or distribute this product in the United States or face FDA enforcement action. In addition to ensuring that manufacturers comply with the order, the FDA also intends to ensure that distributors and retailers comply with the order. Bidi Vapor may submit a new application to the FDA for review.
A new analysis of trial data among pregnant smokers by researchers at Queen Mary University of London found that regular use of nicotine replacement products during pregnancy was not associated with adverse pregnancy events or adverse pregnancy outcomes.
Recently, the UK Vape Industry Association (UKVIA) launched an initiative called “Stay Alert About Vape”, calling on the public to report violations such as the sale of Vape to minors.
On January 18, Jinjia Shares announced that its subsidiary Shenzhen Yunpu Galaxy Technology Services Co., Ltd. plans to invest 500,000 pounds (approximately RMB 4.5 million) in the form of currency to establish its subsidiary in London, England. In addition, the subsidiary China Hong Kong International Tobacco Group Co., Ltd. increased its capital investment in Jinjia New Tobacco (Indonesia) Co., Ltd. by 65 billion Indonesian rupiah (approximately RMB 30 million) in the form of currency.
On January 18, SMOK announced that it had filed an appeal against the U.S. FDA’s marketing denial order for its SMOK brand open system Vape kits and related replacement parts to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Trading Standards in Newcastle, UK, has seized 76,000 illegal vapes, with an estimated market value of more than £1 million. While vapes are seen as a tool that can help adult smokers quit smoking, there are serious concerns about illegal vapes that do not meet legal standards, especially those that lure children into using them. There have also been complaints about discarded vapes and their packaging littering city streets and green spaces.
The use of removable batteries in vaping is expanding. In addition to disposable Vape, removable batteries are beginning to be used in reloadable Vape. Prior to this, reloadable Vape generally used built-in batteries. Similar to disposable Vape, reloadable Vape battery poles also had the risk of polluting the environment after being discarded.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sixty years ago, the U.S. surgeon general released a report that settled longstanding public debate about the dangers of smoking and led to dramatic changes in smoking in the United States.
Today, some public health experts say a similar report could help dispel doubts about vaping.