Quality and Integrity

Process and Product

CTA-Continental stands out for process and product excellence. The company has a tobacco processing plant with three production lines, each equipped with advanced ambient dust removal systems to ensure good air quality and a clean working environment.

The company also invests in industrial automation systems and state-of-the-art process control software. To meet customer demands, CTA has a modern quality control laboratory to ensure the excellence and consistency of our products.

After contracting with its integrated growers, CTA provides a qualified field team to deliver technical assistance at every stage, from cultivation to marketing. The tobacco is graded as soon as it arrives at the company, followed by a series of steps to meet customer requirements and guarantee product quality standards.

The Clean Tobacco Campaign has been active since 2003 to improve quality by eliminating foreign materials at all stages of the process, from agricultural production to shipping. The company has implemented preventive and awareness measures to ensure proper product handling, demonstrating its commitment to quality and safety.

Furthermore, CTA values people management, offering constant employee training and qualification. The company is always looking for process improvements, prioritizing safety and evaluating performance to ensure operational efficiency and success.

Our products include:

  • Strips

  • Hand Strips

  • Loose Leaf

  • Butted Loose Leaf

  • Wrappers

  • Bundles

  • Stems and fibers

  • Small lamina and fines


CTA-Continental has received numerous prestigious awards. Some of them are:

  • ADVB Export Award
  • Company certified under ISO 9001:2015
  • ADVB Top Social Award
  • ADVB Top Marketing Award
  • Citizen Company of Venâncio Aires Trophy
  • 150 Best Companies to Work for in Brazil - Exame e Você S/A
  • 40 Best Companies to Work for - Hay do Brasil/Valor Econômico