TOBACCO IS WEALTH

For the South Region of Brazil, tobacco is one of the most significant agro-industrial activities. It is present in 556 municipalities, involves 150 thousand small-scale farmers, and creates 40 thousand direct and indirect industrial jobs.

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TOBACCO IS BUSINESS

Brazil is the second-largest producer and global leader in exports since 1993, thanks to the integrity and quality of the product that ranks sixth in Brazil’s agribusiness trade.

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TOBACCO IS OPPORTUNITY

How to fight child labor and, at the same time, offer young farmers new opportunities without leaving the rural setting? Please be informed about the Growing Up Right Institute.

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TOBACCO IS INITIATIVE

SindiTabaco pioneered the development of specific tobacco harvesting clothing, avoiding exposure to nicotine and warding off Green Tobacco Sickness.

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TOBACCO IS QUALITY OF LIFE

Did you know that, while 80.4% of the tobacco farmers fit into classes A and B, the average Brazilians do not reach 22%? The good socioeconomic status of the tobacco farmers was clearly shown by a study conducted by researchers of the Federal University in Rio Grande do Sul.

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