Excise and special tobacco stamps
For marking tobacco products imported into the Russian Federation with the aim of selling, Goznak produces excise stamps of the approved model – of the size of 44 x 20 mm, with inscriptions “Россия” (Russia) and “Акцизная марка” (excise stamp).
Depending on the kind of tobacco product to be marked, the excise stamp may have the following inscriptions:
Special paper with a two-toned watermark and security fibers of two kinds as well as chemical security for instant authentication is applied in the production of excise stamps.
Excise stamps are produced using at least two printing methods.
Special stamps for tobacco and tobacco products produced within the territory of the Russian Federation
For marking tobacco produced in the Russian Federation and intended for sales within its territory, Goznak produces special stamps of the approved model – of the size of 47 x 21 mm, with inscriptions “Российская Федерация” (Russian Federation), “Табачная продукция” (tobacco product), “Специальная марка” (special stamp).
For the production of special stamps for tobacco products, they apply special paper with the exclusive one-tone light watermark without background luminescence under the influence of UV light. The set of security features of the paper for the special stamps for tobacco products includes at least two kinds of exclusive security fibers and chemical security for instant authentication. The security stamp is made using at least three printing methods. A nonrecurring combination of the series and number is applied to the stamp.