IUF and FLOC complaint to UK NCP about BAT

Complaint about a UK company regarding alleged labour abuses on tobacco farms in the USA, to the UK National Contact Point for the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.



These statements record the findings and recommendations of the UK National Contact Point (UK NCP) about a complaint.

The complaint is from a workers association stating that British American Tobacco (BAT), a UK company, did not comply with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) guidelines.

The workers association is IUF an international association of trades unions based in Switzerland, acting on behalf of FLOC, a member union based in the United States (US).

Publication dates

Document Date
Initial assessment 10 August 2016
Final statement 2 December 2019
Review of final statement 2 December 2019
Published 2 December 2019