With aims to reduce smoking rates, government in some countries starts to increase the taxes on cigarettes, in which makes this thing become more expensive than ever.
How expensive can they be? Here, we’re gonna share you the 10 most expensive cigarette brands in the world based on the list made by Improb.com website.
Karelia is a brand produced by the largest tobacco manufacturer in Greece with same name, Karelia Tobacco Company. It is emerged in 1888 and its base is in Kalamata, Greece. The products under this brand include Karelia Slims, Karelia Cream, and Karelia Blue.
It has such a rich taste that is loved mostly by men. Besides for men, this brand produces a product special for women as well, namely Karelia Ome Superslims.
The brand signature goes to the George Karelias and Sons which has a very distinct and classy package. As stated in Improb, Karelia cigarettes are available for $3.70 per pack.
Kent is a cigarette brand produced by the second-largest tobacco company in the US, namely R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.
This company is under British American Tobacco, which is the producer of other notable cigarette brands including Dunhill, Lucky Strike, and Pall Mall. Kent was firstly manufactured by Lorillard Tobacco Company in 1952.
The brand name was taken after one of the company executive, Herbert Kent. A few decades ago, Kent cigarette once became the most demanded cigarette brand in Romania.
The brand is famous for being the first popular filtered cigarette. You can purchase Kent cigarettes for $4.00 up to $6.60 per pack.
Marlboro is one of the most popular cigarette brands in the world and the 8th most expensive cigarette brands according to Improb.com.
Manufactured by Phillip Morris USA since 1924, this brand is notable for its billboard ads, which is typically represented by a cowboy with a cigarette.
The aim is to drive the target consumers, namely men, to try and addicted to Marlboro filtered cigarette since back then filtered cigarettes were considered feminine; even though Marlboro was originally launched for women as their target consumers.
There are several kinds of Marlboro cigarettes, such as Marlboro Red and Marlboro Lights as their most popular ones. The price for Marlboro cigarettes are around $3.90 until $9.80 per pack.
7. Nat Sherman
Nat Sherman is founded by Altria, one of the largest tobacco companies in the world. FYI, Phillip Morris USA is under Altria, by all means Marlboro and Nat Sherman are sister brands. This brand was firstly established in 1930 and is based in New York City.
Unlike the other cigarette brands on this list, Nat Sherman cigarettes are quite rare to find in most places. Nat Sherman cigarettes have such luxury taste and excellent burn; cigarette enthusiasts crown this brand as the cigarette with the longer burn than the most cigarettes on the market.
So, no wonder if the price tag for this brand is expensive, which costs around $10 per pack.
Named after its founder, Zino Davidoff, we definitely can’t slide over this brand when talking about the most expensive cigarette brand in the world. This brand is known for its premium quality.
As stated by Improb, Davidoff has the right balance of smoothness and tobacco taste. Davidoff supplies its tobacco from various countries, for instance Dominican Republic, Brazil, and Mexico.
Davidoff is more known for its cigars and cigarillos variants than its cigarettes. You can get Davidoff by purchasing it for $4.40 to $5.90 per pack.
Ok, we’ve just arrived at the top five most expensive cigarette brands on the list. Just like Kent, Dunhill is also under British American Tobacco.
It is famous for its classy packaging, and it is quite rare in some places. There are two versions of Dunhill cigarettes, which comprised of Dunhill and Dunhill International.
On the market, Dunhill cigarettes cost around $5.00 to $9.30 per pack.
Another brand from Altria, Parliament is notable for being one of the few cigarette brands to use recessed paper filters. The filter on Parliament cigarettes serves the rich flavor of cigarettes to be fully experienced by smokers.
Besides, as stated on Improb, Parliament cigarettes are also notable for being smooth with the right amount of kick. You can get your Parliament cigarettes by purchasing from $4.50 to $8.30 per pack.
Vogue is also owned by British American Tobacco. The target consumer of Vogue is primarily women, with the Vogue Superslims and Vogue Superslims Menthol variants leading the list.
This brand tastes a bit light; it may tasteless for heavy smokers, but on the other side, Vogue has such a captivating flavor, which should excite those who are all about flavors. Vogue cigarettes are available for $4.10 to $5.60 per pack.
Sobrainie is included in one of the oldest cigarette brands in the world. Launched in 1879, Sobranie is produced by the Gallaher Group, a tobacco company based in England, which is established under Japan Tobacco, one of the leading tobacco companies in Japan.
Sobranie particularly serves premium cigarettes and offers a wide range of products, such as Sobranie Gold, Sobranie Cocktail, and Sobranie White Russian.
The most popular is the Sobranie Black Russian, considered as one the most heavy-hitting cigarettes as well as one of the most expensive cigarettes in the world, which ranges from $5.00 up to $12.80 per pack.
Treasurer wins the position as the most expensive cigarette brand in the world. Produced by The Chancellor Tobacco Company, Treasurer is made of the premium quality materials.
This brand consists of several types of products, including Treasurer Luxury Black, Treasurer Slims Black, Treasurer Aluminum Gold, and Treasurer Aluminum Black.
Treasurer can cost about $67 for the Treasurer Aluminum Black and $60 per pack for Treasurer Aluminum Gold.
There are the top 10 most expensive cigarette brands in the world according to Improb. From Karelia to Treasurer, have you tried them? Is the taste worth your money?