Over 40,000 Bulgarian tobacco growers will receive close to US$ 41.6 million as part of the Transitional National Tobacco Support Scheme.
Two Indian Farmer Associations announced they would stage a National protest on the 13th of February due to the cigarette tax increase.
Zimbabwe’s Government has launched the Tobacco Wood Energy Programme (TWEP).
Misiones’ tobacco growers have calculated the cost of production per kg of 95 to 100 pesos (US$ 1.57 to US$ 1.65 per kg).
Tobacco price negotiations by the Brazilian Tobacco stakeholders have once again ended without an agreement.