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A Citi analyst says smoking will disappear by 2050, and maybe this is going to happen in the US, some parts of Europe, Australia, and some parts of Latin America. Read more

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InterTabac – the world's largest trade fair for tobacco products and smoking accessories – and InterSupply have been postpone to September 15-17, 2022. Read more

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Forty-three members of Congress are urging the US Food and Drug Administration to take all flavored e-cigarettes off the market. Read more

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The Philippines will soon require cigarette manufacturers wanting to set up operation in special economic zones (SEZs) to register with the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR). According to the department of finance Read more

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Vietnam has extended its 3,000-ton duty-free quota for Cambodian dried tobacco leaves for 2021 as part of the renewal of the Bilateral Trade Facilitation Agreement for 2021-2022 Read more

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China is planning to strengthen its laws on e-cigarettes and other new tobacco products, treating the products more like tobacco cigarettes Read more

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US Tobacco Cooperative (USTC) has a new c.f.o., Keith Merrick, effective March 1. Prior to joining USTC, Merrick was the market president and senior business relationship manager for Wells Fargo in Wilson and Rocky Mount, NC Read more

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One-in-five (20%) adults in the world smoke tobacco, according to data published by WHO. It might be surprising to know where smoking is most prevalent. Read more

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Organigram Holdings Inc announced a C$221 million (US$175 million) investment from British American Tobacco (BAT) which represents a 19.9% share of the company. Read more

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Millions of vapers across Asia could feel forced to return to smoking if a proposal from the World Health Organization (WHO) has its way and encourages global lawmakers to ban e-cigarettes and other smokeless products. Read more

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A new report forecasts that global roll-your-own market will reach over US$10 billion in sales by 2028, expanding at 4.2% from 2021 to 2028. Read more

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Altria has registered for cannabis sales in Virginia, setting it well on its way to becoming one of the world’s biggest and most influential cannabis companies. Read more

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After bans or restrictions due to Covid-19 last year, the South African government has now announced that it will increase the excise duties on alcohol and tobacco products by 8%. Read more

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Researchers at King’s College London found that vaping is better for quitting smoking than nicotine replacement therapy, but incorrect perceptions of vaping’s relative risks compared to smoking may be discouraging smokers Read more

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Latest figures from the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics revealed that cigarette production in the country went up by 14.5% with a total worth of PKR25 billion in the first half of this fiscal year Read more

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British American Tobacco-owned Prylucky Tobacco Company won its appeal against Ukraine’s Antimonopoly Committee over a UAH450 million (US$16.1 million) fine. Read more

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Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited unveiled its new logo meant to reflect the company’s evolved strategy, in line with its parent company British American Tobacco plc (BAT) that set out three clear priorities for its business across the globe Read more

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Philip Morris International Inc.’s senior management presented the company’s business strategies last week at a virtual investor meeting, broadcast from the company’s operations center in Lausanne, Switzerland. Read more

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Japan Tobacco Inc. announced a new operating model last week to strengthen the competitiveness and profitability of its tobacco business. Read more

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