Limpopo Tobacco Processors (Pty) Ltd
is based in Rustenburg, in the North West Province of South Africa. TPD contracts every FCV tobacco farmer in South Africa, producing 11,500 tons Virginia Tobacco (FCV) annually. Most of this is produced in the Mpumalanga and Limpopo Provinces bordering Zimbabwe. LTP is the biggest single supplier of tobacco leaves to domestic buyers in South Africa. LTP develop suitable tobacco varieties and through dedicated research, outstanding agronomy services and growing practices increased the average production yield to 3,000 kg/ha. Proper management and continuous monitoring ensure the elimination of Non-tobacco Related Material (NTRM). Tobacco leaf produced in South Africa delivers outstanding chemistry balance with typical Southern Africa smoking qualities. The LTP factory in Rustenburg is equipped with all the latest processing equipment with a capacity of 10 tons/hour. Dedicated and well-trained staff ensure a quality product of the highest standard.
LTP is the only supplier of FCV tobacco in South Africa. LTP is a 51% black-owned company.