Croatia increases tobacco excise duty

Croatia’s Ministry of Finance has proposed an increase in excise duties on tobacco and nicotine products including cigarettes and heated tobacco and vaping products. Heated tobacco products will have the greatest increase, with taxes rising by 75% from 800 to 1,400 Kuna per kilogram (approximately £93 GBP to £163 GBP). The new regulations will be introduced in March 2021.