China Tobacco International Europe Company, hereinafter referred as CTIEC is the only manufacturing plant of China National Tobacco cigarettes in Europe and so far the largest investment project in Romania owned by the Chinese government.
In the CTIEC project of foundation from Romania, the Chinese government has invested a capital of about 40 million dollars, of which China National Tobacco holds 97.50% share.
Our company was founded in 2007 and every day becomes stronger thanks to the experience accumulated over time, of our products quality, devotion of our employees and our seriousness regarding business cooperation with our partners.
Company headquarters CTIEC is located near Bucharest, Pantelimon City.
CTIEC produced and sold about 2 billion cigarettes on the Romanian market, owned at that time a portfolio with the following brands: Dubao, Golden Monkey and D & B.
CTIEC wanted to expand its international reputation and exporting in countries like Iraq, Ukraine, Tunisia, Libya, Moldova.CTIEC has encreased portfolio of brands with brands Most, Dune, Danube, Dublina.
CTIEC is playing the leading role in implementing China National Tobacco Company’s "going out" strategy, minded with world-class aspirations.
CTIEC not only aims to become outstanding representative of cigarette industry in Romania, but also to become one of the world's leading name and gradually grows into a modern tobacco enterprise with large-scale, standardized management, advanced technology, and sustainable development.
Our Company takes Romania's neighboring countries, the Middle East, the Balkan countries and North African markets as expanded focus and market base and explores new markets in all areas by drawing upon the experience gained from key points to achieve sequential development. These expansion areas are also gateways for exporting an increasing amount of goods to remote overseas markets in South Eastern and Central Asia, Western Europe, and Southern Africa.
Considering the expansion of the Company every year and more extensive requirements from our customers, this year the Chinese government will make new investments in Romania, equipping the factory with new machines for manufacturing and packing cigarettes.