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[Malawi] Poor tobacco prices irk producers

Tobacco producers in the southern region are unhappy with the low prices being offered by buyers at the Limbe Auction floors. There were also indications that there is a slow inflow of the leaf at the Limbe auction floors, a week after official sales co
Capital Radio (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 14:43
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[Malawi] Tobacco industry for waiver of duty on coal

The tobacco industry has presented to government a proposal for the waiver of duty on importation of coal as one way of promoting the production of flue cured tobacco in the country.
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 14:37
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Malawi top forex generator tobacco revenue up -TCC

Official statistics compiled by the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) have shown that Malawi’s tobacco revenue and volume at the national level have doubled in the second week of trading the leaf, reaching US$ 6.8 million (about K2.7 billion), way above
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:52
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[Europe, Malawi] Tanzania: EU Tobacco Curbs Set to Hurt Developing Nations

TOBACCO exporters from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) including Malawi and Tanzania are likely to lose traditional markets after plans by the European Union (EU) to make cigarettes less attractive to new smokers. The measures are expected to impact ne
All-Africa.com
added Mar 19, 2013 01:13
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[Malawi] Growers contented with tobacco prices

Growers at Lilongwe Auction Floors have expressed general satisfaction at this year's prices of tobacco although a few others, whose tobacco sold at the minimum prices, say they expected better prices.
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 18, 2013 16:02
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[Malawi] EDITORIAL: Deal with root causes in tobacco smuggling

The efforts to curb the smuggling are timely of course but we believe finding the root cause of the problem should be the right course of action. The arrest of the smuggling fellows, desirable as it is, will not solve the problem. Stakeholders in the to
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:45
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[Australia, Europe] EU's planned tobacco curbs break WTO rules, Malawi says

The European Union's plans for tough new anti-smoking rules would break international trade rules ... "Malawi is deeply concerned that the EU's proposed Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) will significantly restrict trade, and is inconsistent with the EU's
Reuters
added Mar 15, 2013 18:51
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Firms earn US$500m from Malawi tobacco

Tobacco buying companies in 2012 earned up to US$543 million from the export of Malawi's tobacco, the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has revealed. TCC Chief Executive Officer, Bruce Munthali, said in an interview in Lilongwe on Tuesday that the earnin
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:51
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Malawi tobacco growers smile as season starts

Malawi tobacco growers on Monday smiled from ear-to-ear at the onset of the 2013 tobacco marketing season as prices started on a good note buoyed by the weakening of the local unit, the kwacha.
Malawi Nation Online (mw)
added Mar 12, 2013 14:53
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Anti-smoking campaign threat to Malawi tobacco production, says Pres. Banda

Pres. Joyce Banda has described the anti-tobacco smoking campaign being championed by the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) as a "serious threat" to the country’s tobacco industry.
MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Mar 12, 2013 12:45
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