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For buildings of the same name in other Tropico games, see Cigar Factory.

Cigar Factories process Tobacco from Tobacco Farms into Cigars or Machine Cigars which is sold at a Dock for greater profits.


Sweat Shop: "Standard 14-hour work day full of joy and merrymaking."
Easy-Does-It: "Job quality is increased by 10, but the work time is 25% shorter."(+10 Job Quality)


Climate Control: ($6,000, 5MW) "-20% raw materials consumption."
Auto Roller: ($12,000, 10MW) "+50% production, but produces machine rolled cigars (cheaper than cigars)."
Skylights: ($5,000) "+15% job quality]"(+8 Job Quality)


Dumpster may appear.

In-Game Text


"Every true leader appreciates a fine cigar. The Cigar factory processes Tobacco and will deliver exquisite smoking pleasures for great men. The Factory can be upgraded to produce Machine Cigars."


"Islands rich on tobacco will benefit greatly from this building."


The Upgrade Bug has a definitive impact on Job Quality with the Skylight upgrade. Until player is sure of using Auto Roller upgrade, use 'Easy-Does-It' mode or pay rate for a Job Quality boost.

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