Fijians who smoke cigarettes will see a further increase in cigarette prices from October 1st 2019.
Central Manufacturing Limited says that the increase will be noted due to increase in the manufacturing costs of various types of cigarettes.
BH10 Filter will now be sold at $7.90 from a previous $7.60, an increase of 30 cents.
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BH20 Filter will be sold at $15.80 from a previous $15.00 effective 1st October.
Pall Mall Filter and Rothmans will now be sold at $7.50 and $7.90 respectively.
Meanwhile, Attorney General and Minister for Economy Aiywaz Saiyed Kahiyum had announced in the 2019-20 Budget that there will be no increase in the price of alcohol and cigarettes.
The recommended Wholesale and Retail prices by British American Tobacco is given below: