Accession Number : AD0470690
Title : Tobacco Growing and Economics of Tobacco in Selected Countries of the World
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.
Corporate Author : ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD
Personal Author(s) : Wuest, Paul J
Report Date : Sep 1965
Pagination or Media Count : 74
Abstract : Information on tobacco is compiled chiefly for the period 1950-1963, although some data go as far back as 1935. The report furnishes background information for the layman and researcher on tobacco types, field culture, curing,production by countries, trade, and diseases. Terms that might be confusing are defined. Data are summarized in tables on market value of tobacco by types, production of and trade in the product by countries. Major geographical areas, acreage, money value of tobacco, yields per unit area, bilateral trade agreements between importing and exporting countries, and licensing and exchange requirements for selected countries are also presented.
Descriptors : *MARKETING , *AGRICULTURE , *FARM CROPS , *TOBACCO PLANTS , EUROPE , PRODUCTION , ECONOMICS , DISEASES , TABLES(DATA) , ASIA , RURAL AREAS , CENTRAL AMERICA , DISTRIBUTION(ECONOMICS) , GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY) , NORTH AMERICA , SOUTH AMERICA , VIRUSES , AFRICA , COSTS , PROCESSING , AGING(MATERIALS) , COMMERCE
Subject Categories : Agricultural Economics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE