Tobacco Farming Center of CTI has started planting seedlings.
Started on late April the process is currently ongoing in the Khinjab village of Kangarli region. During several days Tobacco Farming Center has planted 4.1 ha of Oriental and 4 ha of Virginia tobacco. Overall 70 ha land is considered for planting.
With the efforts of CTI tobacco is not cultivated only in Tobacco Farming Center, but in private farms as well. Till today CTI has signed contracts with a lot of farmers. Regarding this, we created a tobacco delivery point in the Jahri village of Babek region as big as 2.5 ha.
Tobacco Agronomy Center owned by CTI has begun to grow tobacco in the Nakhchivan AR in 2017, based on the State Program for the Development of Tobacco Production in the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2017-2021 approved by President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev.