Dominican Republic is a world leader in handmade cigar exports

Victor Taveras, director of the National Tobacco Institute (Intabaco), announced recently that the Dominican Republic is the world leader in hand-rolled cigar exports. Cigar exports from the Dominican Republic topped $600 million dollars in 2013.  Eleven of the Cigar Aficionado Top 25 Cigars of 2013 were made in the Dominican Republic. .

[March 2014]