The tobacco industry is highly regulated, so as an explanation for our involvement with the Japanese tobacco corporation, JTI, we will only state facts.
The global tobacco market size in 2020 was valued at USD 932.11 billion and is forecast to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.8% from 2021 to 2028. Concerning Iran, the total turnover of the tobacco industry was USD 1 billion in 2019.
The Imperial Japanese Tobacco Company was founded in 1898 and became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Japan Tobacco Inc. (JT) in 1999. JT have a market share of about 8.4% (circa 2015), making it the world’s fifth-largest tobacco corporation.
We have been providing communications services for JT in Iran for over a year now. To do this, we have needed to conform to strict regulations and guidelines. These are both imposed by the regulators and JT. Please find below a list of services that we have provided: