LD (Liggett Ducat) is a brand of cigarettes owned by Japan Tobacco. According to JTI's website, the brand is currently sold in more than 30 countries around the world.
This brand was introduced to the Russian market in 1999. This brand appeared as a result of the merger of two productions of the American Liggett & Myers and the Russian Dukat. It was then that the joint brand "L-D" appeared and not only for Russia, these cigarettes were produced almost all over the world, from Africa to Austria. In 2000, Liggett Ducat has been purchased by the Gallaher Group.