Welcome to Philip Morris Sabancı Cigarette and Tobacco Inc. (PHILSA), Philip Morris International’s (PMI) production company in Turkey.
PHILSA, a 75/25 manufacturing joint venture between Philip Morris and Sabancı Holding was established in 1991. Inaugurated in 1992, the factory in Izmir-Torbalı has strengthened its reputation as a world-class manufacturer in the tobacco industry, thanks to an outstanding workforce and its state-of-the-art technology. With approximately 1200 employees, the factory manufactures 250 different cigarette products for the Turkish market and for export markets.
As PHILSA, we put great effort to manage our business processes with a strong sustainability vision. For this, we implement various social and environmental projects together with all our stakeholders. We take responsible steps toward a world with clean and sustainable resources for future generation by reducing our ecological footprint.
We commit to implement sustainable water stewardship through the main principles of water stewardship. We recently registered our factory in İzmir to become certified to the AWS Standard.