Cigarette Production

Philip Morris International (PMI) operates 53 production facilities in 33 different countries and produces more than 870 billion cigarettes each year.

Cigarette manufacturing occurs in three stages:

  • processing of the tobacco leaf;
  • production of the cigarettes; 
  • and packaging and preparation for distribution.

Take an interactive tour through the three stages of our state-of-the-art cigarette production process.

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