The 6 Richest Tobacco Companies in the World



6 companies dominate the tobacco industry. According to “China grows more tobacco, manufactures more cigarettes, and also consumes more tobacco than any other country in the world.

China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC) posted revenues of US$95.2 billion and profits of US$19 billion in 2011.”

Here are some more interesting facts from the Tobacco Atlas report:

“$44.1 B- The 2013 profits of the top six tobacco companies are equivalent to the combined profits of The Coca-Cola Company, Walt Disney, General Mills, FedEx, AT&T, Google, McDonald’s and Starbucks in the same year.”

$315.16 B– The combined gross revenue of the world’s leading tobacco companies is more than the 2012 GDP of Denmark ($315.16 billion), the 34th highest GDP in the world.”

Here are the 6 Richest Tobacco Companies in the World:

Tobacco company gross revenue is in USD for 2012

  1. China National Tobacco Corp: $95.2 billion.
  2. Philip Morris International Inc: $80.0 billion.
  3. British American Tobacco: $76.4 billion.
  4. Imperial: $45.8 billion.
  5. Altria/Philip Morris USA: $24.5 billion.
  6. Japan Tobacco International: $20.1 billion.

Despite efforts to reduce smoking around the world, the demand continues to rise. The e-cigarette and vapor market is growing fast too. In 2014, it was estimated to be worth $2.5 according to

It’s no wonder that conventional cigarette manufacturers want a piece of this pie to ensure they don’t lose out. Tobacco Atlas also stated: “Most of the major tobacco companies have expanded their product lines to include non-combustible nicotine products.”  Recently released a book  Quit Smoking Magic  the book that will help you to  Discover How to Quit smoking in as Little as 7 Days, Even if You’ve been a  chain smoker for the past 20 years – with No Relapses, No extra money Needed, and a 98% Success Rate, Guaranteed !the book Quit Smoking Magic is guarantee that you will Quit Smoking  else  you will be refunded.


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