Who are we?

Massalin Particulares S.R.L. is the local affiliate of Philip Morris International in Argentina. The history of Massalin Particulares dates back to 1900, when a company named La Argentina began manufacturing tobacco products, including the brands Arizona and Colorado.

The company operates a cigarette manufacturing plant in Merlo (Buenos Aires), a tobacco leaf processing plant in Rosario de Lerma (Salta), a national tobacco warehouse and two tobacco storage centers.

Additionally, the Massalin Particulares S.R.L. is present in Alem (Misiones), with technical agriculture assistance and has central offices in Vicente Lopez (Buenos Aires.

Key facts

Main brands

Philip Morris, Marlboro, Chesterfield

Today we are the leading tobacco company in Argentina, and we employ approximately 2000 people.

We have a robust Brand Portfolio to satisfy each consumer need. From Buenos Aires we centralize the strategy across all markets in the South Cluster Cone (Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay).

We support many social programs in Argentina, aimed at making a difference in the local communities where we operate. This includes efforts to prevent child labor in tobacco growing and to enhance the quality of, and access to, education.

Head Office

Massalin Particulares S.R.L.
Antonio Malaver 550
Vicente López, Provincia de Buenos Aires


+54 11 4705 2200

Service Center

Philip Morris Latin America Services S.R.L.
Juan Carlos Cruz 1960
B1638BHT-Vicente Lopez- Pcia BA

+54 11 5296 3000

Manufacturing Facility, Merlo

Massalin Particulares S.R.L
Av. Rivadavia 26950,
CP 1722
Buenos Aires


+54 11 0220 404 4200

Speaking Up at PMI

PMI is committed to doing business ethically and with integrity, honesty, respect, and fairness. Employees, business partners, and stakeholders can raise concerns using PMI's Speaking Up channels.

To learn more about how to make a report, click here.