Alliance One International is an international storage, sales, distribution company and is one of the two publicly held independent leaf tobacco merchants in the world. The company generates revenue primarily by selling leaf tobacco and relevant processing fees charged from tobacco manufacturers worldwide. The company’s enterprise value is $1.27 billion. The company holds a leading position in the tobacco-producing region with operating more than 50 manufacturing facilities worldwide. Its customer base include the world’s largest tobacco manufacturers in United Kingdom, Japan, China, U.S., Southeast of Asia region and so on.