Tobacco output in Armenia up 47.7% year-over-year in first 10 months of 2013, according to statistics; 6.1 billion cigarettes produced over same time period, up 53.5%

YEREVAN, Armenia , November 29, 2013 () – Tobacco products worth AMD 29.7 billion in comparable prices were released in Armenia between January and October 2013 - 47.7% year-on-year growth, the National Statistical Service reports.

Some 6 094.7 million cigarettes were produced in Armenia over the mentioned period - 53.5% more than at the same period a year before. .

According to the country's customs agency, cigarettes, cigars and cigarillos worth $50.7 million were exported in Jan-Sept 2013 - 2.2-time year-on-tear growth. ($1 - AMD 403.92). M.V.----0----

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