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USTC International

U.S. Tobacco Cooperative Inc. is a grower-owned cooperative specializing in all aspects of premium U.S. flue-cured tobacco products and related services to the tobacco industry.

Our international business is focused on supplying both leaf and finished goods to customers across the globe, as well as providing end to end consulting services to support customers from product, brand and packaging development through to retail launch.



We supply the best

Through our cooperative of over 500 farmers, we proudly supply the best quality US grown tobacco and related products and services to the global tobacco industry.



Leaf products

Leaf Products

USTC sources only U.S. flue-cured tobacco produced by our member growers. Our diverse grower base allows us to source a wide variety of styles and qualities within our flue-cured crop according to customer demand. Processing of the crop takes place at our wholly owned facility in Timberlake, NC, which is capable of meeting a wide range of customer requirements and specifications for both the export and domestic markets. This unique business model allows for complete transparency and traceability from seed to final product. USTC delivers a high-quality tobacco that is sustainable, compliant and grown in the U.S.



Quality and compliance

Quality and compliance

No matter what product we supply to our customers, they can be assured that those products have been produced in the most sustainable way possible.

Our Farmers have been farming these lands for generations and they understand the need to protect and preserve the soils for generations to come.

We work closely with our farmers to support Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and socially responsible farming approaches, and all our farmers, as part of the GAP connection program, adhere to the requirement on labor and safety laws required.