Published on December 22nd, 2011 00:00

Philip Morris International Hopes to Gain Profits from Asian Cigarette Market

Philip Morris International (PMI), the world’s largest international tobacco company outside of the U.S. and China currently presented rather optimistic estimates of the world cigarette industry volume trends. PMI expects that within the following five years, the volumes of cigarette industry outside the U.S. will raise by 1.3% per ...

Published on December 1st, 2011 00:00

Establishing Tobacco Crop Objectives

The tobacco industry and marketing are controlled through federal and provincial laws of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. And the Pakistan Tobacco Board tries to create co-relationship between plant production and all requirements of the tobacco industry.In conformity with legal demands, tobacco production and exporting companies are required to sta ...

Published on November 24th, 2011 00:00

Tobacco Farmers Plan to Enlarge Plantation Areas

Tobacco manufacturer Universal Leaf Philippines, Inc is planning to enlarge its plantation area with additional three thousand hectares in order to raise production by a quarter in the following three years, according to an official.Meanwhile, the company expects to face a 20% increase in revenue for 2011 over year ago data amid improve ...

Published on October 21st, 2011 00:00

Tobacco Farming is a Disappearing Breed

Despite the fact that there is still tobacco in the fields to be gathered, Robeson County farmers are already declaring this year’s harvest is the worst one. Namely tobacco was once their most reliable and profitable crop. “Tobacco is gradually ending, it is a disappearing breed,” said Roger Oxendine, a Robeson County co ...

Published on October 7th, 2011 10:27

Philip Morris Has Hard Time Struggling Australian Plain Packaging Bill

Currently Philip Morris International (PMI) has hard time as Australian government plans to implement its Plain Packaging Bill for all tobacco products, which will significantly hurt PMI market share and will lead to negative precedent for its other major markets.Philip Morris International is the world’s largest international tob ...

Published on September 13th, 2011 12:53

Marlboro faces sales volume pressure

Philip Morris USA’s internal tobacco shipment volume within the three months to the end of June, at 36.2 billion, constituted 0.7 % on that of the second quarter of 2010, the company’s representative said.Marlboro volume at 31.6 billion, increased by 1.1% but the volume of the other premium brands dropped by 7.8% to 2.5 bill ...

Published on September 5th, 2011 14:06

Price War on Spanish Tobacco Market Affects Imperial Tobacco

Two months ago, Imperial Tobacco, which markets, Gauloises Blondes, West and Davidoff on Spanish market, notified investors that adjusted operating profits in Western Europe might be £100m ($180) million lower than expected previously. Last week the FTSE 100 tobacco giant states price improvement in the country and a £20-million- cut in e ...

Published on August 4th, 2011 13:01

Missouri Plan to Increase Sale Taxes on Cigarettes

Missouri lawmakers declared that they plan to raise the sales tax on tobacco products in order to increase state funds for education. But a new advice to raise taxes on generic-brand cigarettes is not exactly what they planned to implement. Also some are afraid that two distinctive tobacco taxes will muddle the state’s residents.Re ...

Published on July 12th, 2011 12:35

Smoking among Teenage Girls is on Rise

Recently was concluded that more teenage girls smoke in comparison to boys. Could it be attributed to the attractive advertisement of tobacco industry that promotes smoking as something fun and stylish?Nowadays the most desirable accessory for a great number of adolescent girls is a cigarette. The given trend started in the 90s, when gir ...

Published on June 27th, 2011 10:07

New Camel Snus Advertisement launched

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is trying to find something positive in the public smoking ban that starts in a week in New York City. The company is launching a great advertising campaign for its Camel Snus hoping to attract smokers to their new smokeless product.Reynolds is one of the largest tobacco companies that encourages people to stop ...

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