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Future Market Insights has released a report projecting that by the end of 2026, the organic tobacco market will be worth US$200 million. more

Dec 1, 2017 6:00 PM Leaf

Mashonaland East has taken the lead over all the country’s provinces in terms of the hectarage that has been put under flue-cured tobacco, having 5,625 hectares of the cash crop out of the 15,296 ha planted countrywide. more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 PM Leaf

The cash crop planted in Belagavi this year has reduced to 5,085 hectares, sown by around 5,100 farmers. more

Dec 1, 2017 8:00 AM Leaf

The International Tobacco Growers Association reports there have been innumerable constraints on leaf production this season. more

Sep 12, 2017 8:00 PM Leaf

After a hard production year in 2016, American burley tobacco producers had good prospects through mid-season of 2017 for producing a crop that could restore inventories and allow growers to realize a profit. more

Sep 12, 2017 3:00 PM Leaf

The Tobacco Control Commission says that despite low production, the quality of tobacco leaf has improved this year. more

Sep 12, 2017 10:00 AM Leaf

Zimbabwe’s earnings from tobacco sales, a major foreign currency earner, fell 7.35% to a below target US$551 million this year. more

Sep 12, 2017 3:00 AM Leaf

Indonesia’s trade ministry is planning to issue a new regulation to control tobacco product imports, with one key point requiring importers to use some domestic tobacco. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

After having grown tobacco after a bad cropping season in the last two years, farmers in Prakasam district are now panicking that there will be a drop in the market for low and medium grade tobacco, and have asked the Tobacco Board to intervene. more

Jul 13, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

State-owned Tabacuba business group reported a favorable harvest as all cigar companies in the country fulfilled the plantation process. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Cuba will be increasing its tobacco growing areas by 2,000 hectares. more

Jul 11, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Tobacco farmers have made US$416 million from the sale of over 144 million kilograms of flue cured tobacco so far this marketing season. more

Jul 10, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Cuba’s tobacco farmers are finally seeing a bumper crop after two bad years that coincided with a boom in demand set off by a surge of tourists and looser US regulations on cigar-buying. more

May 26, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Tobacco cultivating areas in Swabi are expected to soon receive a total of Rs256 million from a tobacco cess development fund for the fiscal year 2016-17. more

May 25, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Tobacco auctions in Prakasam district in the Ongole region, got off on an encouraging note this year as bright grade tobacco attracted buyers at a high price of Rs161 per kg in the Ongole II auction platform. more

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Within a month after the opening of the floors in March, Zimbabwe saw a 39% increase in tobacco sales. more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Tobacco Associates Inc recently launched a new website to answer three primary questions. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

The International Tobacco Growers’ Association’s annual regional meeting of the Americas this year gathered associations from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, and the US. more

May 19, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Farmers in Chekurupadu have been able to drastically reduce their costs by switching to progressive energy-efficient barns. more

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf

Ceylon Tobacco Company Plc.announced that it will be closing its leaf depots in Anuradhapura and Sigiriya due to the impact of tax hikes, despite an increase in profits reported last year. more

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf