Swiss consortium acquires Honduran cigar factory

Oettinger Davidoff bought the Honduran premium cigar company call Camacho Cigars. With this acquisition it now has 10 brands in its commercial portfolio in the Caribbean.

Tuesday, November 4, 2008


The factory, headquartered in Danli, El Paraiso, some 150 kilometers east of Tegucigalpa, had become a key player in the US market where it had an office in Miami named Caribe Imported Cigars, which competed in the cigarette and cigar market.

With the transaction the Swiss firm now as access to one of the three biggest producers of cigars in Honduras that will now focus only on the production of tobacco. The total amount of the transaction was not revealed.

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