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Join the effort to tackle the illicit trade. This global initiative supports public, private, and nongovernmental organizations to develop and implement projects against illegal trade and related crimes.
Combatting illicit trade is a top priority for PMI. Take a closer look at the real social impact of the illicit trade, and explore the solutions that can make a difference.
Cigarettes are produced in factories around the world. The main steps involved are processing the tobacco leaf, manufacturing the actual cigarette, and packaging them.
We operate and own 44 production facilities and produce over 800 billion cigarettes each year.
Learn more about how cigarettes are made.