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Zimbabwe Tobacco Farmers Look for Better Prices

| March 11, 2016

Zimbabwe’s tobacco farmers are anticipating that leaf prices in the course of the 2016 selling season will be much better as compared to the last season, based on a story in The Herald.


Gauloises Maker’s Shipments Declined by 7%

| March 16, 2015

Imperial Tobacco’s volume shipments of cigarettes and other smoking products measured as ‘stick equivalents’ (SE) in the course of 12 months to the end of September, at 294 billion, declined by 7 % in comparison to those registered for the same period a year ago.


Tobacco Tax Increase Could Control Smokers with Alcohol, Drug or Mental Disorders

| June 3, 2010

smoking cigarettesA new study from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA suggests that increasing cigarette taxes could be an effective way to reduce smoking Marlboro cigarettes among individuals with alcohol, drug or mental disorders. The study, published online in the American Journal of Public Health, found that a 10 percent increase in cigarette pricing resulted in an 18.2 percent decline in smoking among people in these groups.