Where are the aficionados now?

Where are the aficionados now?

Dominican Republic

With the boom years of the nineties long gone, manufacturers in one of the Dominican Republic's most distinctive industries - cigar production - must now confront a further period of uncertainty. They fear the air of gloom following September's terrorist attacks in the US is likely dramatically to affect sales prospects for a product which is emblematic of letting the good times roll. Cigar exports were growing at an astonishing rate only a few years ago, when the US market for premiu

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