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Proposed minimum unit price for alcohol would lead to large price rises

 

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Proposed minimum unit price for alcohol would lead to large price rises

This briefing finds that the proposed Scottish 50p minimum unit price for alcohol would increase retail prices of alcohol for many products by an average of 35%.

The analysis argues that a reform of alcohol duties might be more beneficial and effective than minimum pricing.