Continental Tobacco implements nearly HUF 10 billion investment in Sátoraljaújhely tobacco factory

Continental Tobacco Group is implementing an investment worth nearly HUF 10 billion in the tobacco factory belonging to the company group in Sátoraljaújhely. As part of the investment, a 3-storey factory hall, with each floor being 1,800 square meters, will be built. The primary goal has become the establishment of a technologically suitable plant for the expansion of capacity and the modernization of the tobacco primary processing. The new plant will increase the plant’s net operating area by 5,400 square meter, increasing the company’s cut filler production capacity by about 25 percent and completely reviving the tobacco preparation process. The modern machine park acquired as part of the investment will enable the company to become even more competitive in the tobacco market.