Alliance One International, Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis by ICDResearch

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									Alliance One International, Inc.

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Alliance One International, Inc.                                               Key Employees
                                                                               Name                           Job Title
Fast Facts
                                    8001 Aerial Center Parkway, Morrisville,   Albert C. Monk, III            Director
Headquarters Address
                                    27560, United States of America
                                                                               B. Clyde Preslar               Director
Telephone                           + 1 919 3794300

                                                                               Brian J. Harker                Director
Fax                                 + 1 919 3794346

                                                                               C. Richard Green, Jr.          Director
Website                             www.aointl.com
                                                                                                              Senior Vice President,
                                                                               Henry C. Babb
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange       AOI (New York Stock Exchange)                                             Secretary
                                                                               Joel L. Thomas                 Vice President, Treasurer
Number of Employees                 4,100

                                                                               John M. Hines                  Director
Fiscal Year End                     March

                                                                               Joseph L. Lanier, Jr.          Director
Revenue (in US$ million)            N/A

                                                                               Mark W. Kehaya                 Chairman

                                                                               Martin R. Wade, III            Director


SWOT Analysis
                                                                               Company Overview
Strengths                           Weaknesses
                                                                               Alliance One International, Inc. (Alliance One) is
                                    Below Par Performance Vis-à-vis the
Diversified Geographic Presence                                                a leaf tobacco merchant based in the US. The
                                    Peers
                                                                               company involves in purchasing, processing,
Improved Liquidity Position         Substantial Debts                          packing, and shipping of leaf tobacco to
                                                                               producers of cigarettes and other consumer
Opportunities                       Threats                                    tobacco products located in more than 90
                                                                               countries across the world. It also provides
                                                                               agronomy expertise and financing for growing
Growing Global Tobacco Market       Foreign Exchange Risk
                                                                               leaf tobacco around the world. Alliance One
Growth in Smokeless Tobacco                                                    processes tobacco in over 50 owned and third
                                    Increasing health awareness                party facilities throughout the world. The
Products
                                                                               company sells its products in the US, Europe
Strategic Agreements                Weather conditions                         and Asia. The major customers of the company
                                                                               include Philip Morris International, Inc., British
                                                                               American tobacco and Japan Tobacco, Inc.
                                                                               Alliance One is headquartered in Morrisville,
                                                                               North Carolina, the US.

                                                                               Key Competitors
                                                                               Lorillard, Inc. (Ticker: LO)

                                                                               Reynolds American Inc. (Ticker: RAI)

                                                                               Socopi SA (Ticker: MLSOO)

                                                                               Universal Corporation (Ticker: UVV)




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1      Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2      Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3      Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................5
2     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 6
    2.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................6
    2.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................6
    2.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................6
    2.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................6
    2.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................7
3     Alliance One International, Inc. - Company Statement ......................................................................... 8
4     Alliance One International, Inc. - History ............................................................................................. 10
5     Alliance One International, Inc. - Key Employees ............................................................................... 11
6     Alliance One International, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies ............................................................ 12
7     Alliance One International, Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries............................................................ 13
    7.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................13
    7.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................13
8     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 15
    8.1      Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................15
    8.2      Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................15




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services....................................................................................................................................5
Table 2: Alliance One International, Inc., History .....................................................................................................
								
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