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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

Tobacco companies fell under fire for tin cigarette packs they released shortly before the date when retailers could no longer sell branded cigarette packets, as a grace period to allow tobacco firms to phase out old cartons came to an end. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey reveals an overall decline in the number of tobacco users in India in the past seven years, especially among the 15-24 age group. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Union Health Ministry has asked the Civil Aviation Ministry to ensure tobacco shops at any airports are not located near smoking rooms. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

Russian business ombudsman, Boris Titov, said in an annual report to the Russian president that 35-40% of tobacco products sold on the Russian market are illegally produced. more

Jul 10, 2017 12:00 AM News

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

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

Strong demand for effective tobacco revenue protection solutions to meet continued global threats will drive growth for tax stamps in 2017, says the International Tax Stamp Association. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

China’s tobacco industry needs to be persistent to innovate and develop new products to recover lost sales over the past year stemming from sluggish economic performance nationwide. more

Mar 14, 2017 12:00 AM Features

New data from travel retail specialists show that global duty free and travel retail sales fell for the first time since 2009. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

Despite influencing factors, the two leading tobacco manufacturers in the East Asia market has been able to increase their overseas markets while handling challenged domestic ones. more

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California recently became the second state in the US to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

The country’s Tobacco Control Commission officials are upbeat that differences rocking the sale of tobacco would be history following what they describe as successful the meeting of representatives of buyers and farmers. more

May 3, 2016 12:00 AM Leaf

The tobacco industry in China may have entered unprecedented hard times in operation and business development, characterized by sales decline, excessive inventories, low tax generation, low profits, and hasty adoption of regulatory measures. more

May 1, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Zimbabwe has earned $190.5 million from its sales of tobacco exported all over the world since January 2016. Some 50 countries import flue-cured tobacco from Zimbabwe. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM Leaf

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Shining a light
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been quite active in the tobacco industry these past few months… 

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