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Cigarettes Exports from Georgia Rise by 465%

In January-September 2018 exports of cigarettes, cigars and cigarillos constituted 100.461 million USD, which is 4.1% of Georgia’s total exports. According to the early report by Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, as compared to the same period of 2017, cigarette exports from Georgia has increased by 465%. Namely, in …

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Secrete Scheme of Vano Chkhartishvili’s Cigarette Business

According to the Kviris Palitra newspaper, tobacco business uses a secrete scheme to sell filtered cigarettes as unfiltered cigarettes and to hide tens of millions of GEL from the state budget every year. „On January 1, 2017 the price of cigarettes in Georgia rose for the 5th time over the …

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Georgia Imported 101.9 million USD Cigarettes in 2017

The year of 2017 recorded a slight rise in cigarette imports, however, the 2017 indicator is lower than the 2014 figure anyway. According to Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, in 2017 Georgia imported 101.9 million USD cigarettes., up 240 000 pieces year on year (101.6 million USD), but down …

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American Cancer Society Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes

American Cancer Society Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes

The American Cancer Society Board of Directors approved the following position statement on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in February 2018. The position statement will be used to guide ACS’s tobacco control and cessation efforts as it relates to these products. ACS Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes Combustible tobacco products, primarily cigarettes, …

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Cigars and Cigarettes Imports Grow in Georgia

In 2016 Georgia’s imports of cigars and cigarettes increased. According to Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, in 2016 Georgia imported 2 023 000 cigars, up 972 000 cigars as compared to 2015. In 2016 Georgia imported 8 441 000 cigarettes, up 500 0000 cigarettes as compared to 2015. Total …

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Cigarettes Price will Soon Rise in Georgia

Cigarettes Price will Soon Rise in Georgia

From 1 July cigarettes price will rise in Georgia the second time in 2015. The first reason for the increase in prices was the increase in the excise tax on tobacco products, this time – the introduction of ad valorem tax, providing for a 5% tax of each pack of …

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