World's Best Selling Cigarette Brands


Different cigarette brands vary in size, strength and taste. The following article gives a list of some of World's best Selling Cigarette Brands across Cigarette Markets across the world:

  1. Marlboro
    • The world’s best-selling cigarette brand
    • Marlboro cigarettes are produced by Philip Morris USA and Philip Morris International.
    • The Marlboro brand of cigarettes became top-selling cigarette brand across the U.S. in the 1972 and never lost its leadership since then.
    • Marlboro cigarettes were launched in the U.S. tobacco market in 1902, by a British tobacconist Philip Morris. [Interestingly, in the beginning the Marlboro brand of Cigarettes targeted female smokers  and was hugely successful due  to its light and mild taste. 
  2. Newport
    • Newport brand of cigarette is the best menthol cigarette brand across the USA
    • This cigarette brand was introduced by Lorillard Tobacco Company in 1957. 
    • The brand is especially popular among African-American smokers.
  3. Camel
    • Camel brand of Cigarettes was introduced by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco in 1913. 
    • Camel cigarette was the first pre-packaged cigarette on the market
    • Produced from premium sorts of Virginia and Turkish tobacco, it gave smokers a much lighter taste in comparison to strong and harsh smokes offered by major rival cigarette brands. 
  4. Winston
    • Winston cigarettes is one of the most legendary cigarette brands in the world
    • Winston brand of cigarettes was introduced in 1954. 
    • It is produced by Reynolds American in the U.S. and by Japan Tobacco International in more than 80 countries across the globe.
  5. Pall Mall
    • The brand of cigarettes was launched in 1899
    • One of the oldest cigarette products brand on the international tobacco industry. 
    • Pall Mall was also the first cigarette brand to offer 100s variety

Other top brands of cigarette which can be considered in world's best cigarette brands list-  Lucky Strike, Parliament, Virginia Slims, L&M, Mild Seven.