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British American Tobacco South Africa Acknowledges Increase in Taxes on Tobacco Products

British American Tobacco (BAT) South Africa acknowledges the Minister of Finance’s announcement of a tax increase on tobacco products, following the Budget Speech on Wednesday 26 February 2014. Read more here

BAT South Africa: A Top Employer in South Africa

The Top Employers Institute has once again recognised BAT South Africa as one of South Africa’s Top Employers for 2014. Read more here.

Welcome to the website of British American Tobacco South Africa. We are part of one of the world's most international companies, the British American Tobacco Group. Our vision is to lead the tobacco industry through growth, productivity and responsibility.

Illicit trade in cigarettes

What do illegal cigarettes really cost our country?

The illegal trade in cigarettes cost government more than R5 billion in lost revenue in 2012, a worrying statistic that needs to be addressed.
sustainability report 2011

Sustainability Report

Read our latest Sustainability Report, published in March 2014.