british american tobacco p.l.c. sustainability report 2009 - Brazil



Souza Cruz, our subsidiary in Brazil, holds a share of approximately 60 per cent of the Brazilian market and sells over 78 billion cigarettes a year. Its head office is located in Rio de Janeiro and it has two manufacturing sites.

Souza Cruz has previously produced its own Social Reports and, operating in the market from which we source the highest amount of leaf, has a longstanding programme of leaf research and technology and sustainable agriculture, details of which are on the following pages.

You can also view the performance of the local business against some of our key sustainability measures in its balanced scorecard and can compare data for these measures against other countries in the Data comparator.