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Japan Tobacco International is investing US$100 million in a production plant in Stary Gostków for the production of its Ploom Tech tobacco capsules. more

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Chinese electronic cigarette manufacturers now face both opportunities and challenges in production and sales at international markets due to the adoption of stringent new rules by the US Food and Drug Administration. more

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Philip Morris International opens its first manufacturing facility in Italy for large-scale production of two heated tobacco alternatives to cigarettes. more

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High Quality Tobacco graphic

Source: FAOSTAT

Due to environmental effects brought on by Mount Raung’s eruption, Indonesia’s total tobacco growing area in 2015 was reduced. more

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With its global process optimization consulting service, Hauni seeks out the hidden potential for savings and optimization in cigarette production processes. more

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The 2015 tobacco season in the United States will be remembered as one in which the production prospects started low and just kept going down. more

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A new and potentially lucrative use for tobacco will soon be put into commercial production in the United States. more

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Brazil: Tobacco Export Powerhouse

Image courtesy of SindiTabaco

With the biggest export market since 1993, Brazil keeps its top position even with a 24% drop in sales in 2014. more

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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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