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

Manufacturing

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

Manufacturing

British American Tobacco will invest €800 million in its Ploiesti factory over the next five years. more

Manufacturing

Farmer associations and industry figures shared mixed views on issues related to foreign direct investment in the tobacco sector in a meeting called by the commerce and industry ministry. more

Leaf

Lusaka Securities Exchange reveals that British American Tobacco Zambia is seeking approval to acquire a big million loan for the construction of a tobacco manufacturing plant in Zambia. more

Manufacturing

Japan Tobacco Inc. plans to spend US$500 million to quadruple its smokeless tobacco production capacity by the end of 2018, more

Products

Tobacco stocks remain favorites of investors looking for a combination of defensive positioning and stout dividends. more

News

A proposed ban on foreign tobacco investment by the Indian government is threatening Philip Morris’s place in the country’s tobacco industry. more

News

Zimbabwe has seen a surge in millions of dollars of Chinese investment in formerly white-owned tobacco farms. more

Leaf

Malawi president Peter Mutharika recently welcomed the Egyptian Eastern Tobacco Company for its interest to invest in the country. more

Manufacturing


From the Associate editor

Marketing 101

There is no industry more regulated than the tobacco industry, and this extends to its marketing. But, do basic marketing concepts differ much between tobacco and any other product?

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