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Tobacco Division Services  
  • Voluntary inspection and grading of unmanufactured domestic leaf tobacco sold at auction markets and at company designed receiving stations.

  • Voluntary inspection and grading of imported leaf tobacco offered for importation into the United States.

  • Voluntary pesticide testing of unmanufactured domestic and imported leaf tobacco for prohibited pesticides.

  • Voluntary inspection of domestic tobacco for exportation, research, and market surveys.

  • Maintaining the official grade standards for tobacco and naval stores (turpentine and rosin) Standardization

  • Quarterly collection and consolidation of the tobacco stocks data and the publication of the Quarterly Stocks Report. Market Information

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  Last Modified Date: 04/02/2008