Welcome to ITABSA, TANASA and PROESA, Philip Morris International’s (PMI) affiliates in Ecuador. We are proud to have offered quality products to Ecuadorian adult smokers for over 40 years.
Number of Employees
Marlboro, Líder, Lark, Philip Morris
Since 1973, we have manufactured local and international brands such as Marlboro, Líder, Lark, and Philip Morris. Our factory in Durán processes tobacco, while the Quito factory manufactures cigarettes.
Over 500 employees work at our two factories, administrative offices and ten sales offices throughout the country. Approximately 800 independent farmers grow tobacco for our companies, mainly in the provinces of Guayas and Los Rios.
Our contributions program is active in the local community, and we support numerous programs designed to provide assistance to those in need. For example, we work to improve education facilities in rural areas, provide scholarships for disabled students, and alleviate hunger and poverty.