Status El Rey del Mundo is a current pre-revolution brand, established in 1882.
Generally It is classified by Habanos SA as a Local brand, and has a minor market share. The range comprises light to medium strength cigars using tobacco from the premium Vuelta Abajo region. There is a non-Cuban brand with the same name.
Releases Special Releases commenced in 1999 with the inclusion of El Rey del Mundo cigars in the Siglo XXI Humidor.
Standard Band A 1960s on -- Current ? Embossed
Standard Band B 2007 on for Special Releases -- Current c2010/11 on for Standard Production -- Current Detailed embossing
Dress Box of 25 cigars (discontinued 2012). Slide Lid Box of 50 cigars (discontinued c2003). Dress Box of 25 cigars in cellophane (discontinued pre-2000). Humidor of 100 cigars (discontinued pre-2000). Slide Lid Box of 25 cigars (discontinued pre-2000).
Choix Suprême - a current production cigarCoronas de Luxe - a current production cigarDemi Tasse - a current production cigarElegantes - a current production cigarGran Coronas - a current production cigarGrandes de España - a current production cigarLonsdales - a current production cigarLunch Club - a current production cigarRoyal Series No.3 - a discontinued cigarTaínos - a current production cigarSiglo XXI Taínos
Numbered Special Humidor of 2000 cigars comprising 20 brands (21 made).
A 1999 release. 1999-01-01
Free-standing electronic (temperature & humidity controlled) humidor made to commemorate the Millennium. It contains 20 brands and 2,000 cigars.
BrownSiglo XXI Millennium Humidor release of Cuban cigars.
Standard band B, with Regional Edition band for the Andes (Los Andes).
Numbered Semi Boite Nature Box of 50 cigars (1,200 made).
A 2017 release. 2017-01-01Released mid-2019.
This packaging for this cigar is unusual, being a semi boite nature box of 50 in four layers; three of 13 cigars and one of 11 with a double size spacer block. This style of packaging was supposedly discontinued in 1973 - hence the name of the cigar.
BrownEdición Regional Los Andes release of Cuban cigars.