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Services to Growers

Pakistan Tobacco Board is helping the tobacco growers by various means for the safety of their crops and intersts like.

  • Tobacco price fixation
  • Market forecast
  • Supervision of marketing
  • Variety development
  • Dissemation of new technology
  • Compensation regarding burnt barns and etc

June, 2021

  • Fixation of purchase dates for FCV and WP tobacco and constitution of vigilance committees and their trainings.
  • Picking of leaf for curing, experimentation and data collction.

July, 2021

  • Supervision of marketing season.
  • Vigilance committees training programme.
  • Cess collection rights for KPK starts from 1st July.

Contribution of PTC and PMPL in social Sector

Contributions by Philip Morris Pakistan, Limited (PMPKL) and Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC) in the Social Sector under  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives are summarized hereunder

Manufacturers & Exporters

For reasons of superior quality, demands for Pakistani tobacco are not only domestically higher but internationally too. Click bellow to see and know more about the leading tobacco manufacturers and exporters during 2019-20. 

Economic Significance of Tobacco

            Though tobacco is grown on around 0.21% of total irrigated land of Pakistan, the crop plays an important role in Pakistan’s economy by generating income and employment in the tobacco farming, manufacturing, distribution and retailing.

Importing Countries

       

Tobacco crop in Pakistan is not only saving the country from a huge amount on import substitution but they add to national treasury pretty valuable returns by their export also. The list of countries that import Pakistani tobacco is shown in the table. To know in detail about the importing countries of Pakistani tobacco, please click the link bellow: