Meeting the most exacting international standards, Brazil is the second-largest producer of tobacco in the world and leader in exports since 1993, thanks to product quality and integrity.

In 2021, tobacco accounted for 0,5% of total Brazilian exports, with $ 1,46  billions shipped.

The main Brazilian client over the period was the European Union with 40% of total shipments in 2021, followed by the Far East (28%), North America (9%),  Africa/Middle East (9%), Latin America (9%) and Eastern Europe (5%).

For South Brazil, tobacco is one of the most significant agroindustrial activities. In Rio Grande do Sul, tobacco represented a 5,76% share in total exports.