Friday, November 27, 2020

Logo Central America Link

Nicaragua's tobacco industry to grow 20 percent

Friday, December 12, 2014

Nicaragua's tobacco industry grew 40 percent in 2013, and this year is expected to grow a further 20 percent, said Alejandro Martínez Cuenca, director of the Nicaraguan Tobacconist Association.

Last year, the country sold some 140 million cigars that reached $227 million.

Nicaragua exports cigars to 77 countries, including the U.S., China and Europe.

Source (in Spanish): El Nuevo Diario