JTI accuses Oriental of monopolizing Egypt's tobacco market

JTI accuses Oriental of monopolizing Egypt's tobacco market

Japan Tobacco International recently submitted a complaint to the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA), claiming that Egypt's largest tobacco manufacturer Oriental Company has monopolized the Egyptian tobacco market.

According to sources, JTI's factory in Turkey produces the "Gold Coast" brand for export to Egypt. The brand competes with Oriental's low-priced cigarettes in the Egyptian market.
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