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BAT to invest EUR 800 M in Ploiesti factory by 2022, including in building new manufacturing premise

British American Tobacco (BAT), the largest cigarette producer in Romania, announced on Thursday that it will invest EUR 800 million over the next 5 years in its factory in Ploiești. The investment will go not only into growing the factory’s ...

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FinMin announces project of securing borders based on scanning all products entering Romania in attempt to counter smuggling

Attending the event in Ploiesti that announced the strategic investment to be made by British American Tobacco (BAT) in Romania in the upcoming years, Romanian Finance Minister Eugen Teodorovici hailed the initiative and announced some major measures to be taken ...

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New leadership for British American Tobacco Romania

British American Tobacco operations for South Central Europe region will be led from Bucharest by Ram Addanki. South Central Europe Area – SCEA includes eight countries which report to Romania since the end of 2017: Bulgaria, Serbia, Albania, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, ...

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Smuggled cigarettes’ market excceded RON 2.8 bln in 2017

Over 4.3 billion cigarettes have been sold on the black market in Romania last year. The Romanian state has cashed in no tax for 16% of the cigarettes consumed last year, which means that RON 2.8 billion (EUR 640 million) ...

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British American Tobacco expands glo™ distribution in seven big cities in Romania

British American Tobacco (BAT) Romania has announced in a press conference on Wednesday it would extend the glo™ distribution network on the markets of seven major cities in Romania: Bucharest, Constanța, Craiova, Cluj-Napoca, Timișoara, Brașov and Iași. glo™ is BAT’s ...

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Which are the Romanian regions topping the cigarette smuggling ranking this year?

This year, the Romanian authorities have prevented almost 150 million smuggled cigarettes from entering the black market in Romania. The value of the seizures mounted to around RON 80 million, according to statistics available at www.stopcontrabanda.ro, a campaign by the ...

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British American Tobacco Romania launches campaign against cigarette smuggling

British American Tobacco Romania is releasing the on-line map of the cigarette seizures in Romania at www.stopcontrabanda.ro, in an unprecedented campaign fighting the cigarette smuggling. The negative effects of the illicit cigarette trafficking are also displayed on the boards fixed ...

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