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The cost of cutting corners

Part 1 looked at questionable trading practices in the market, from misrepresentation of certifications and approvals to the sale and distribution of counterfeit products. In this, the second part, Hannah Jo Uy looks at how the current business environment contributes to a price-centric mindset, which further aggravates the situation; the public sector’s role in ensuring stronger vigilance across the supply chain, and the consequences inauthentic products pose from a socio-economic standpoint…

Added: Sep 10, 2018 | By Hannah Jo Uy