© 2020 Smokeasy­  All rights reserved.  No content may be used without expressed written permission.

Despite Trump's Tighter US Restrictions, the Cuban Cigar Market Continue to Soar

February 28, 2018

 

According to a Reuters news report, a surge in sales of Cuba’s legendary cigars in China helped manufacturer Habanos S.A.’s global revenue rise 12% to hit a record of around $500 million last year, the company said yesterday at the start of the 20th Habano Festival, Cuba’s annual cigar festival.  Habanos Vice President of Development, Jose María Lopez told Reuters that United States President Donald Trump’s more hostile policy toward Cuba, including tighter restrictions on US travel, did not appear to have impacted sales so far. Domestic revenue rose around 15% last year.

 

Full story available here.

Please reload

Featured Posts

ACE Prime Cigars Offers Limited Edition Cigar to Commemorate the 60th Birthday of NBA Legend Dominique Wilkins

January 15, 2020

1/9
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Smokeasy Archives
Please reload