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A recent study on global and regional tobacco packaging projects that the tobacco packaging market size will grow from US$14.30 billion in 2017 to US$17.69 billion by 2023. Read more

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Effective since December 5, 2018, all tobacco products in Turkey are subject to plain packaging laws. Read more

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Mike Ridgway of the Consumer Packaging Manufacturers Alliance supports the recent Local Government Association warning that millions of fake cigarettes are entering the UK and undermining efforts to cut smoking. Read more

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The Philippines’ Bureau of Internal Revenue started the year by destroying various illegally operated cigarette-making equipment and fake cigarettes in mid-January to show the government’s commitment to fight tobacco smuggling and counterfeiting. Read more

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Honeywell has announced that its track-and-trace product had been nominated by tobacco manufacturers to help them find suitable suppliers who are part of the tobacco supply chain and comply with the EU Tobacco Products Directive II (TPD2). Read more

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Tax stamps are now becoming even more critical as an additional security feature on consumer goods, particularly on tobacco products. Read more

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The Jordanian government has limited the importation of cigarettes and “mu‘assel” production machinery and their “non-retail” production inputs to only established and licensed factories. Read more

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The global tobacco packaging market is expected to reach US$14.9bn in 2018 and develop dynamically over the forecast period, driven by emerging economies, says a report by Visiongain. Read more

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Unregistered cigarette-making machinery in various locations was seized as part of a broader crackdown on tax evasion in the tobacco industry. Read more

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The demand for cigarette packaging machines is predominated across the regions of Asia-Pacific and Europe. Read more

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Gutka is a chewable form of tobacco made from crushed areca nut, tobacco, paraffin wax, and flavoring. Read more

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Together, the Dutch-headquartered machine developer and the British adhesives and flavoring application systems specialist have expert knowledge in developing machines for producing next-generation products. Read more

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The project investment will cost about US $2.28 million. Read more

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Russia’s statistics agency says 24.4% more cigarettes were produced in June 2018 despite anti-smoking measures such as prices hikes and advertising bans. Read more

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The global packaging solutions group is selling its Instrumentation & Tobacco Machinery division to G.D SpA for £30million (US$38.3 million). Read more

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Coesia has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of 70% of the share capital of Comas Tobacco Machinery. The closing of the transaction is expected to occur by the end of the year. Read more

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GIMA TT has signed in an agreement with Shanghai Tobacco Machinery Co. Ltd. to supply lines for the packaging of cigarettes. Read more

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Automation specialist will launch compact versions of its existing large-scale systems to ensure all tobacco manufacturers can comply with the EU Tobacco Products Directive. Read more

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The company has filed a provisional patent application for innovation related to methods for obtaining nicotine depleted tobacco, without materially altering certain desirable properties of the tobacco. Read more

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Philip Morris International is reportedly planning new investments in Russia, according to Alexander Zhukov, first deputy speaker of the State Duma. Read more

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