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[China, Namibia] Chinese want land for tobacco

GOVERNMENT is in the process of leasing 10 000 hectares of Namibian land in Liselo, Zambezi region, to a Chinese company to grow tobacco. Namibia Oriental Tobacco CC which has Ng Yung listed as the only director of the company plans to use the land to gr
The Namibian (na)
added Mar 8, 2015 16:41
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China Tobacco International to open North Carolina office

• The office is expected to serve as the base for CTI’s North American leaf-buying operation. • The company likely will buy from both leaf dealers and farmers.
Southeast Farm Press
added Jun 30, 2013 13:22
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[China] Up in Smoke / In Zimbabwe, a booming tobacco-growing sector threatens the country’s forests

This year alone, Zimbabwe is expected to earn a record $777 million dollars from tobacco sales, mainly to China. The country’s tobacco farmers and tobacco traders be may thrilled, but their joy is an environmental catastrophe for the African country.
Earth Island Journal
added May 20, 2015 06:24
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[Africa, Asia, China, Zimbabwe] Virginia tobacco exports rake in over $200 million

Virginia tobacco exports have so far earned the country $211,9 million with China remaining the leading exporter after buying 19,3 million kg worth $166,7 million at $8,63 per kilogramme
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Mar 17, 2015 00:14
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[Africa] Zimbabwe: China Reclaims Top Virginia Tobacco Importer Position

CHINA has reclaimed its position as Zimbabwe's top virginia tobacco importer after buying 22,3 million kilogrammes worth $187,6 million at $8,41 a kilogramme since the beginning of the year. Zimbabwe exports its golden leaf to at least 52 countries
All-Africa.com
added Jan 3, 2015 13:29
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[Tanzania] China, Vietnam may invest in tobacco industry

The government is in talks with investors from China and Vietnam to develop the local tobacco industry by constructing facilities for leaf processing and cigarette production
Tobacco Journal International
added May 18, 2016 17:09
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[Asia] Zanu PF, China and Rhodesians: Who really is pimping Zimbabwe’s tobacco industry?

As different media publications try to figure out who to blame for this years poor tobacco season in Zimbabwe, the usual suspects have already been lined up...understanding how the tobacco industry actually operates; has still remained a mystery to the av
Nehanda Radio (zw)
added Apr 19, 2015 17:20
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The effect of cigarette prices on brand-switching in China: a longitudinal analysis of data from the ITC China survey

China's large price spread across cigarette brands appears to alter the brand selection of some consumers, especially smokers of cheaper brands. Tobacco pricing and tax policy can influence consumers’ incentives to switch brands. In particular, whereas ad
Tobacco Control
added May 23, 2013 13:39
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14 Percent of Girls in Mainland China May Smoke

A Shanghai-based health research team has found that up to 14 percent of girls in mainland China may smoke, which is much higher than a figure announced earlier by Chinese authorities.
All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Jan 17, 2013 15:28
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[China, North Carolina] Imperial launches joint venture with top global manufacturer

Analysts say the partnership with China National Tobacco Corp., owned by the Chinese government, and subsidiary Yunnan Tobacco could pave the way for a takeover of Imperial. Imperial, which owns U.S. subsidiary ITG Brands LLC of Greensboro, has been rum
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 12, 2017 15:28
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