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Video Interview: British American Tobacco (BATS) Reports Good Earnings Growth Despite Difficult Economic Environment.

British American Tobacco (BATS:BATS) reports good earnings growth despite difficult economic environment.

The tobacco group BAT unveiled 2012 half-year results which it described as pleasing given the tough comparatives from the same period last year and the difficult economic environment in parts of Europe.

Chairman Richard Burrows said despite global economic uncertainty and the adverse impact of exchange rates the group had performed well and he was upbeat for the full year.

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