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The 2019 season affected growers around the world in a variety of ways yet expectations remain high for the new year. Read more


Among the main challenges identified during recent meetings were a drop in consumption, new generation products with lesser need of tobacco, the US-China trade war, and the unrealistic approach given to the subject of alternative crops. Read more


Hurricane Florence and US-China trade tensions are causing North Carolina farmers to worry. Read more


Tobacco products have been caught in the crossfire of the US-China trade war after theTrump administration’s latest tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods which came into effect on September 24. Read more


US tobacco farmers might be getting hit hard as trade threats bounce between the US and partners all around the world. Read more


From the Associate editor

Jumping the Gun with E-Cig Bans?

Food for thought: could this rush to ban e-cigarettes and flavors actually backfire on public health?

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