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  • 20th February 2024

    Mr. Muhammad Ali Shahzada, chairman Pakistan Tobacco Board with heads of Pakistan Tobacco Company in a meeting to discuss export of tobacco on 16-02-2024

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  • 7th December 2023

    Mr. Muhammad Ayaz chairs the 166th Board meeting of Pakistan Tobacco Board at PTB Head Office on 6th December, 2023

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  • 7th December 2023

    166th Board meeting of Pakistan Tobacco board at PTB Head Office Peshawar on 6th December, 2023

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  • 19th October 2023

    Meeting of Special Committee on cost of production for tobacco crop 2023 on 18-10-2023

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  • 20th July 2023

    PTB's Board of Directors meeting on July 20, 2023

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  • 20th July 2023

    165th Board of Directors meeting of PTB under the chairmanship of Haji Rustam Khan sahib in PTB Head Office, on 20th-07-2023

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  • 21st June 2023

    164th BODs meeting of PTB held on 20-06-2023

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  • 11th April 2023

    163rd Board of Directors meeting of Pakistan Tobacco Board held on April 06, 2023

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  • 3rd April 2023

    163rd meeting of Pakistan Tobacco Board

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  • 10th January 2023

    Meeting of research coordination committee on 29-12-2022

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  • 16th December 2022

    Announcement of requirements for 2023 tobacco crop

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  • 13th October 2022

    Meeting of Special Committee on cost of production on 12-10-2022

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  • 16th September 2022

    PTB and exporters meeting on 15-09-2022 to enhance tobacco export

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  • 15th September 2022

    Departmental Working Party of PTB meeting on 14-09-2022 for consideration and revision of PC-1 for TRSS Pishin

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  • 19th July 2022

    Meeting of the Finance Committee for investment of Board's fund on July 19, 2022

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  • 7th July 2022

    PTB 162nd Board of Directors meeting for passage of budget for 2022-23 on July 07, 2022

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  • 24th June 2022

    Dates announced for commencement of tobacco marketing season for 2021-22 crop year

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  • 23rd June 2022

    PTB BoDs' Finance Committee pre budget meeting on June 23, 2022

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  • 23rd April 2022

    Board of Directors of Pakistan Tobacco Board discussing agenda items during 161th BoD meeting on 20-04-2022

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  • 23rd April 2022

    161th Board of Directors meeting of Pakistan Tobacco Board held on April 20, 2022

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  • 5th April 2022

    Minimum Indicative Prices (MIP) for 2022 tobacco crop

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  • 5th April 2022

    Board of Directors of Pakistan Tobacco Board re-constituted on January 24, 2022

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  • 15th December 2021

    Notice to growers to execute agreement than sow tobacco

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  • 25th October 2021

    Announcement for companies and dealers to submit requirements for 2022 tobacco crop

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  • 25th October 2021

    Public Notice to growers not to sow 2022 tobacco crop without execution of agreement with a company

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  • 8th September 2021

    Handing over of working document to chairman of PTB regarding use of GIS technology for tobacco crop estimation on 30th August, 2021

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  • 5th July 2021

    PTB Scholarship for Post Graduate Students in Tobacco Research

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  • 28th May 2021

    Research Coordination Committee of PTB

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fakhar-imam

Mr. Muhammad Ali Shahzada

Chairman message

Activities Of PTB

Mr. Muhammad Bilal Anwar, Director (R & D) chairs Research Coordination Committee meeting on 20-12-2023 at PTB Head Office, Peshawar
PTB Research Coordination Committee meeting on 20-12-2023 to discuss and approve R & D plan for the year 2023-24
Meeting of Mr. Eder Gustavo (tobacco breeder, BAT) along with other PTC officials with the officers of PTB to explore possible avenues for the development and testing of tobacco hybrid seeds in Pakistan
Civil work for construction of Tobacco Modal Farm, Pishin on 22-03-2023
Sowing of Rustica tobacco at TRS, Mardan on 22-02-2023
Transplantation of Dark Air Cured tobacco at TRSS, Okara on February 22, 2023
Spilled Over Leaf (SoL) cheques distribution amongst tobacco growers in Bunir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on February 15, 2023
A workshop at Yar Hussain, Swabi was held on 14-02-2023 to aware tobacco growers regarding use of latest technology to produce high yields and good quality crop. About 165 growers participated in the workshop.
Repair and rehabilitation work in tobacco research sub station, Okara
Meeting of research coordination committee on 29-12-2022
Price and Grade Revision Committee meeting on November 10, 2022 to finalize MIPs for 2023 tobacco crop
Collection of agronomic parameters for trial on fertilizers dosses at Tobacco Research station Mardan on 13-06-2022
Sun cured Virginia (SCV) in Layyah, Punjab
PTB educate tobacco growers about nursery management
Dr. Zain Ul Abideen Farm Manager TRSS Mansehra receiving appreciation shield for Producing quality and high yield Tobacco in 2020-2021
Maturity stage of DAC tobacco in Mandi Bahaud din area
Curing stages of DAC tobacco in Mandi Bahaud din area

Services to Growers

1.    Price fixation
2.    Market forecast
3.    Agreement with companies
4.    Commencement of purchase season
5.    Supervision of marketing
7.    Closure of purchase season.
8.    Supervision regarding down grading or rejection.
9.    Lab analysis facility
10. Disease diagnosis
11. Variety development
12. Extension services
13. Demonstration plots
14. Radio talks
15. New Technology
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Tobacco Crop Stages

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Schedule of PTB Activities

January, 2024

Layout of trails/modal plots and transplantation of seedlings in Jampur. Tobacco nursery arrangement and transplantation in Khairpur, Sindh. Six monthly inter audits

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