Fresh Cigarettes And Tobacco News

Philip Morris International Won’t Stop Fighting Plain Packaging Law

| February 21, 2013

Philip Morris International Giant cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris has been pressured to publish documents concerning to a struggle with the federal government, after moving its battle against the government’s plain-packaging guidelines to an overseas court.


Zimbabwe’s Tobacco Exports Show the Greatest Annual Export Price

| February 12, 2013

tobacco ZimbabweZimbabwe’s 2012 tobacco exports constituted US$771, the greatest yearly medium export price accomplished since dollarization, according to the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) representative.


Turkey Increases Taxes as Cigarette Prices Lift

| February 4, 2013

Bangladesh No Tobacco DayPhilip Morris has become the first company to declare cigarette price increases after the latest tax boosts announced by the Turkish government. Tobacco manufacturer Philip Morris revealed a few days ago a raise of one Turkish Lira in the retail prices of all their tobacco products irrespective of their prior prices. With the increases, the price of a package of cigarettes that had cost eight liras is currently nine liras, while a package that had earlier cost five liras will right now be about six liras.