Cigar Association of America

Report: Premium Cigar Imports Remain Strong Through First Five Months of 2022

While the import numbers remain strong overall, May 2022 failed to beat 2021, dropping 4.25 percent largely due to the Dominican Republic’s exports to the U.S.

FDA’s Comment Period on Proposed Flavored Cigar Ban Ends Today (Update)

Manufacturers, retailers, consumers and other interested parties are invited to submit comments on the matter.

Report: January-April 2022 Premium Cigar Imports Beating Last Year

A 10.3 percent increase in exports of Nicaraguan cigars to the U.S. is fueling an even stronger year of cigar imports.

Cigar Association of America Launches Portal for Comment on FDA’s Proposed Flavored Cigar Ban

The CAA is giving adult consumers of cigars a way to voice their opinion on FDA’s proposed ban on flavored cigars.

Report: January 2022 Premium Cigar Imports Beat 2021

Despite a more than 40 percent decline in imports of Dominican cigars, the import numbers for January 2022 are up compared to last year.

Report: More Premium Cigars Imported to U.S. in 2021 Than Any Year on Record

The good news: the U.S. imported more premium cigars in 2021 than any year since the CAA started measuring this data.
The bad news: the slowdown has already started.

Report: U.S. Premium Cigar Imports Exceeded 400 Million in 2021

More than 420 million premium cigars were imported to the U.S. during the first 11 months of 2021, far exceeding the imports in 2020. The…

Report: September 2021 Was The Third Month in A Row of 40+ Million Premium Cigar Imports

There were 44.14 million premium cigars imported to the U.S. during September 2021 according to a report from the Cigar Association of America. The organization…

Graded: Ten Questions for 2021

As many do this time of year, it is time to once again look back upon the year coming to a close. But in this…

Report: Premium Cigar Imports Continued to Climb in August

During the first eight months of 2021 there were nearly 100 million more premium cigars imported to the U.S. compared to the same period in…