The Armenian new brand, the cigarettes produced by “Grand Holding,” continues its triumphant march.

Last year, summarizing the results of 2015, we stated, that a new Armenian brand was created in the international market – the cigarettes, produced by “Grand Holding.”

Export indicator of cigarettes substantially exceeded the Armenian brandy brand.

Summarizing the results of 2016, we can state that in the export sphere, “Grand Holding” set a new benchmark.

Last year, the exports of “Grand Holding” cigarettes exceeded not only Armenian brandy, but all bottled products: both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, such as brandy, wine, beer, mineral water and fruit juice.

Here are the numbers: In 2016, 145 producers of bottled goods in Armenia all together exported products with total amount of $176 million 900 thousand, and the two companies of “Grand Holding” exported products with total amount of $200 million and 600 thousand.

The leader of the domestic production conquers new heights.

It should be noted that according to the 2016 data, “Grand Holding” is the first in finished product exports, with $200 million 600 thousand; the first in the number of jobs in domestic industry, with 7,882 jobs; and the first in taxpayer paying taxes, in the amount of 43 billion 800 million drams.