Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

FOCUS

French presidential election: What attracts young voters to the far right?

Read more

ENCORE!

Music show: Jamiroquai, Nelly Furtado & jazz singer China Moses

Read more

EUROPE NOW

Italy challenged by populism

Read more

EUROPE NOW

60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome: What's to celebrate?

Read more

THE OBSERVERS

How traffickers lie to migrants wanting to go to Europe; and the gold rush polluting rivers in Ivory Coast

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

Startled startups flee UK ahead of Brexit

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

What's next for Yemen?

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

French Guiana: 'A powder keg abandoned by the state'

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

French presidential election: Over 40% remain undecided

Read more

When forgers open supermarkets

Latest update : 2008-01-11

Every year, luxury labels such as Dior, Louis Vuitton and Lacoste, say they lose billions of euros in sales to counterfeiters, a figure they maintain is on the increase. Here are some facts about this black market phenomenon.

Date created : 2007-05-07

COMMENT(S)