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[Nicaragua, USA] Industry Thrives Due to US Demand

Nicaragua’s tobacco industry is seeing a huge boost mainly thanks to US demand. The country’s reputation as a tobacco producer is growing, boasting a sector that is a big exporter and employer. Esteli, a region in the north of the country, has the dark
Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
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[Central America] Nicaragua tobacco thrives thanks to US consumers

Nicaragua has its own growing reputation as a tobacco producer, boasting a sector that is a big exporter and employer, thanks mainly to US demand. Esteli, a region in the north of the Central American country, has the dark soil and tropical climate propit
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 30, 2017 14:57
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[Central America] Registration Opens For Nicaraguan Cigar Festival

The Nicaraguan Chamber of Tobacco has opened registration for the 2017 Puro Sabor Festival del Tabaco, the annual celebration of Nicaragua's premium cigar culture. This year's festival will take place January 16 to 21, spanning from the capital city of
Cigar Aficionado
added Oct 14, 2016 18:08
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[Central America] VIDEO: Looking for a Cuban Cigar? Try a Nicaraguan

As the U.S. eases trade and travel rules with Cuba, many Americans are looking forward to a taste of Cuban culture, in particular their famed cigars. But, until the trade embargo is lifted, you might want to consider an alternative.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 26, 2016 22:33
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[South America/Caribbean] Nicaragua Throws Fifth Cigar Festival

in the capital city of Managua and in the cigar city of Estelí. Dubbed Puro Sabor Festival del Tabaco, the event was a celebration of Nicaragua's rapidly growing cigar industry and tobacco culture. Puro Sabor's main objective is to raise international aw
Cigar Aficionado
added Jan 23, 2016 15:19
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[Russia] Sevastopol may start importing cigars from Nicaragua

The diplomat proposed switching grain offloading from Novorossiysk to Sevastopol. He added that Crimea could also import Nicaraguan rum, cigars, coffee and bananas, TASS reports.
Vestnik Kavkaza
added Jun 10, 2015 17:07
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Oettinger Davidoff announces major farmland acquisitions in Nicaragua and Honduras / New Camacho factory to be built in Danli, Honduras

PR Newswire
added Feb 27, 2015 11:54
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[Nicaragua, USA] Cigar Wars: As the Cuban Embargo Fizzles, the Battle for Stogies Smolders

But Nicaragua's cigar boom is due to more than just Cuban exiles. It's because of the embargo against their homeland. For 50 years, the U.S. blockade has shut off the world's largest cigar market from the island most famous for making them. In the proces
Village Voice blogs
added Feb 11, 2015 06:55
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Nicaragua to Host IV International Tobacco Festival

host the IV International Tobacco Festival opening Wednesday which will see buyers from the United States, Europe and Latin America, according to the organizers of the event. The event, with “Puro Humo” (Pure Smoke) as its slogan
Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Jan 13, 2015 20:16
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Revisiting Nicaragua, This Time as a Tourist

Estelí is also the country’s cigar capital, and according to Cigar Journal’s rankings, many of the world’s top stogies are born here. The cigar producers, most of them of Cuban descent, waited out the revolution in Honduras and in the United States and ma
New York Times
added Mar 5, 2014 14:17
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