Tobacco Logistics & Importing

Tobacco Rag Processors, Inc. is uniquely positioned to handle your tobacco logistical needs and can assist with every detail of your shipment process. We are approved by U.S. Customs and Border Protection for importing, bonded storage and drawback bonds.

With established relationships with brokers, forwarders agents and shipping lines, we can handle any of your logistical needs expertly and efficiently, including the following:

  • Inland freight
  • Ocean freight
  • Documentation

Our tobacco logistics staff effectively negotiates freight rates and services, including marine insurance, and can provide the most cost-effective method for moving tobacco products all around the world. Tobacco Rag works within Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) limits to ensure our tobacco is properly sourced and authorized for use in the manufacture of cigarettes.

Tobacco TRQ Countries/Limits (Kgs)

  • Argentina - 3,000,000 
  • Brazil - 80,200,000
  • Chile - 2,750,000
  • Guatemala - 10,000,000
  • Malawi - 12,000,000
  • Philippines - 3,000,000
  • Thailand - 7,000,000
  • Zimbabwe - 12,000,000
  • European Union - 10,000,000
  • Other Countries - 3,000,000

Based in Wilson, NC, Tobacco Rag is a tobacco buyer, processor and seller that serves both American and international markets. We offer a comprehensive range of tobacco products and services for every phase of manufacturing. Contact us to see how we our tobacco logistics can enhance your business.