Estades Chairman Term Extended at Cigar Association of America


The Cigar Association of America is a national trade organization that represents cigar manufacturers, importers, distributors and major industry suppliers. It was established in 1937 and has been working to strengthen and help the cigar industry grow. It advocates for the cigar industry through a national network of legislative affairs specialists that work in statehouses and city halls across America to ensure the industry’s rights are fought for and heard. It’s also one of the trade organizations, along with the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) and Cigar Rights of America (CRA) that filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and its Deeming Rules that threaten cigar manufacturers and businesses.

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