The cigar is one of the oldest methods of preparing tobacco for consumption. The art and skill of hand-making premium cigars has been passed from generation to generation and it is usually a family business. On Export Portal you can choose from a wide range of cigars and market your tobacco products worldwide.
There is a diversity of cigars, which differ in terms of size, shape, color, and composition. Find your favorite cigar shape on Export Portal. Choose from parejo (the most common shape), figurados (irregularly shaped cigars) and cigarillos (small cigars).
The biggest tobacco producers are Brazil, Cameroon,Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Mexico, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Panama, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Canary Islands, Italy and the Eastern United States. Italy produces the Sigaro Toscano - one of the oldest cigar brands in the world.
Each brand and type of cigar tastes different: spicy, peppery (red or black), sweet, harsh, burnt, green, earthy, woody, cocoa, chestnut, roasted, aged, nutty, creamy, cedar, oak, chewy, fruity, and leathery.
Two companies dominate the cigar industry:
Altadis - produces cigars in the United States, the Dominican Republic, and Honduras, and has a 50% stake in Corporacion in Habanos in Cuba.
Scandinavian Tobacco Group - produces cigars in the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark and the United States.
Expand your tobacco business by trading with the biggest exporters and importers from the four parts of the world! Shop cigars from around the world on Export Portal!