British American Tobacco CEO and FD Interviewed on 2013 Half-Year Results

Jul 31, 2013, 02:45 ET from British American Tobacco Plc

LONDON, July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Robust market share and solid pricing have contributed to a strong set of results for the first half of the year, according to BAT's CEO Nicandro Durante, in spite of a very difficult economic environment.

The tobacco company posted financial results with operating profits up 6% and EPS growth of 10%, at constant exchange rates, a performance that its FD Ben Stevens describes as pleasing.

It comes in a week which also sees the launch in the UK of its e-cigarette brand Vype - a next generation product.   

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SOURCE British American Tobacco Plc