British American Tobacco Uzbekistan
British American Tobacco has been operating on the Uzbekistan market since 1994. BAT Uzbekistan’s portfolio includes such well known international brands as Kent, Pall Mall, Rothmans and Viceroy. The majority of marketable in Uzbekistan cigarettes are manufactured at Samarkand Cigarette Factory. Potential production capacity of the factory is 20 billion cigarettes a year, and its capacity allows fully supplying the local market and providing the neighboring countries with a high quality product. British American Tobacco Uzbekistan also deals with the processing and export of tobacco leaf. The company has close contacts with farmers of Samarkand region, due to what mastered competitive Oriental types of tobacco Izmir, Basma, Dubek as well as the famous Virginia type processed at Urgut Fermentation Plant. For today Uzbekistan tobacco is exported to over 10 countries of the world including USA, Germany, Turkey, Malaysia, South Africa, and Russia.* The company description for this page is added by the organisation and is not written by Top Employers Institute.