This page includes data in table format on various topics for the tobacco industry. These tables are referenced with hyperlinks throughout the other sections of this industry, but are also all listed here for comparative purposes. The labeling system for the tables, charts and maps as follows is the same for each industry in which information is available: establishments (T2), employment (T3), average annual wages (T4), exports (T6), imports (T7), and layoffs/plant closings (T8) for North Carolina (Table "a"), the United States (Table "b") and top U.S. states (Table "c''). See the “Website Overview” for more details.

Tobacco: Table 1a: NC Top Employers
Rank Company Name Headquarters Primary NAICS NC Locations NC Employment Total Employment Total Sales ($US Mil)
1 Lorillard, Inc. Greensboro, NC 312230 7 2,900 2,900 $6,623
2 Alliance One International Morrisville, NC 424940 3 919 3,030 $2,244
3 Reynolds American Inc. Winston Salem, NC 312230 14 845 5,050 $8,304
4 Liggett Vector Brands Mebane, NC 312230 2 468 468 $51
5 Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Bristol, UK 312230 1 255 35,300 $45,615
6 Top Tobacco (Republic Group) Glenview, IL 312230 1 104 125 $22
7 U.S. Flue-Cured Tobacco Growers, Inc. Timberlake, NC 312230 1 130 130 $23

Sources: Dun & Bradstreet’s Hoover’s Online Pro database, secondary news sources and personal communication. Total sales and total employment represent data for the entire corporation. See the FAQ question for additional details.

Tobacco: Table 2a: NC Establishments: 1992-2012

Chart 2a: NC Establishments | Map 2a: NC Establishments By County

Tobacco: Table 2b: U.S. Establishments: 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 2c: U.S. Establishments (by State): 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 3a: NC Employment: 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 3b: U.S. Employment: 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 3c: U.S. Employment (by State): 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 4a: NC Avg. Annual Wages: 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 4b: U.S. Avg. Annual Wages: 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 4c: U.S. Average Annual Wages (by State): 1992-2012
Tobacco: Table 6a: NC Export Destinations: 2002-2012
Tobacco: Table 6b: U.S. Export Destinations
Tobacco: Table 6c: U.S. World Exports by State: 2002-2012
Tobacco: Table 7a: NC Import Countries: 2002-2012
Tobacco: Table 7b: U.S. Import Countries: 2002-2012
Tobacco: Table 7c: U.S. World Imports by State: 2008-2012
Tobacco: Table 8a: NC Layoffs & Closings: 1989-2013