Welcome to Coltabaco S.A.S., Philip Morris International (PMI) affiliate in Colombia. Our Company was founded in 1919 and became part of PMI in 2005. We are the largest tobacco company in Colombia and the only cigarette producer nationwide. We buy more than 51% of Colombia’s tobacco production, we own a deveining plant in Barranquilla, we have presence in 31 cities, and a production plant in Medellin. We employ more than 900 people.
Coltabaco S.A.S. supports the local communities where we live and work. More than 56,364 persons have benefitted directly and more than 160,177 have benefited indirectly through our contribution programs. For example, together with the Foundation “Dividendo por Colombia”, Coltabaco S.A.S. has been developing the project Sembrando Futuro to satisfy the basic education needs of children living in tobacco growing areas. Currently, more than 16,000 children in 166 rural schools benefit from our aid.