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World's largest cigar producer enjoys boom amid Covid-19 lockdowns

Already the world's largest cigar producer, Dominican Republic is on track to export a record $1 billion worth of tobacco products this year

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Cigarettes | Tobacco industry | Dominican Republic

Jim Wyss | Bloomberg 



You can get boxes with anything between three and 50 smokes. A single full-size cigar can contain about as much nicotine as a pack of cigarettes
As global cigar aficionados have been unable to frequent bars and restaurants, they’re spending more money and time on their smoking habit, said Hendrik Kelner, the president of the Association of Dominican Cigar Manufacturers

Locked-down smokers around the world are proving to be a boon for the Dominican Republic’s cigar and .

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First Published: Tue, December 29 2020. 23:58 IST

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