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Japan Tobacco to Pay $450 Million for Sudan Cigarette Maker

Japan Tobacco Inc. agreed to pay $450 million for a cigarette maker operating in Sudan and oil- rich South Sudan, which gained independence this month after a rebellion that lasted almost 50 years.

More try making their own cigarettes

SALISBURY — With the items he carried to the counter — the bag of pipe tobacco and boxes of cigarette tubes — Harold Mills paid

Florida Cigarette Maker Battles Proposed State Fees

OPA-LOCKA, Fla.—Freda Witherspoon marched up to the counter to buy cigarettes at a Kwik Stop store here, and bypassed the big-name tobacco brands.

Cigarette Makers: Burning Hot or Up in Smoke?

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO), and other cigarette makers may be seeing lower demand and increased government regulation, but their stocks have been among the most profitable and stable during the economic crisis.

Korean cigarette maker ready to compete with foreign tobacco manufacturers

YEONGJU, North Gyeongsang - Stepping inside the KT&G tobacco manufacturing plant in Yeongju, which is two hours away from Seoul, a countless number of cigarettes is being quickly filtered, sorted and packed by a group of automated state-of-the-art machines, leaving the smell of freshly packed cigarettes hanging in the air.