Cigarettes - 2013 Global Strategic Business Report Featuring British American Tobacco, China National Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Japan Tobacco, and Philip Morris Dublin, Oct. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wllhjd/cigarettes) has announced the addition of the "Cigarettes - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cigarettes both by volume (in Billion Sticks) and by value (US$ Billion). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 78 companies including many key and niche players such as British American Tobacco, China National Tobacco Corporation, Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, Japan Tobacco Group, and Philip Morris International. Key Topics Covered: I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 II. Executive Summary 1. OUTLOOK II-1 A Snapshot of the Global Cigarette Market II-1 Sizing the Market II-1 Asia-Pacific Rules the Global Cigarette Demand II-1 A Note on Smoking Prevalence Rates II-2 2. TRENDS & ISSUES II-5 Developed Countries on the Trail of "Kicking the Butt" II-5 The Cost of Tobacco Dependence II-5 Cigarette Price Plays a Key Role in Curtailing Smoking II-5 Why is Price a Major Option for Governments to Curtail Smoking? II-5 Consumer Shift between Price Bands - An Obvious Outcome of Price Rises II-6 Illicit Trade of Cigarettes - A Global Problem II-6 Economies of Cigarette Smuggling and Actions to Curb II-6 Do Taxes Foster Cigarette Smuggling? II-7 What Entices Manufacturers to Resort to Cigarette Smuggling? II-7 Deceptive Marketing Tactics Now Shift to Developing Countries II-7 Tobacco Regulations - Package Warnings II-8 3. COMPETITION II-12 Competitive Structure II-12 4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS II-15 Savanna Launches Five-pack Cigarettes II-15 BAT and JTI Set to Launch New Two-in-one Cigarettes II-15 China Kangtai Launches Cactus Cigarettes in Russia II-15 BAT Korea to Launch KENT Convertibles, a Dual-Flavored Cigarette II-16 ITC Set to Launch Lucky Strike Cigarette Brand in India II-16 Lorillard Unveils Newport Non-Menthol Cigarette II-16 Japan Tobacco Launches Smokeless Tobacco 'Zerostyle Mint' in Japan II-16 Japan Tobacco Unveils Pianissimo Super Slims Menthol One II-16 Scandinavian Tobacco Expands Café Crème Miniature Line II-17 ITC Introduces Lucky Strike Cigarettes in India II-17 Philip Morris Introduces Marlboro Clove Varieties in Indonesia II-17 Philip Morris Introduces Super Slim Marlboros II-17 Philip Morris Launches New Varieties of Bond and Virginia Brands II-17 China Kangtai Cactus Launches Low and Zero Nicotine Cigarettes II-18 Reynolds American Launches Camel Dip in Florida and Colorado II-18 Commonwealth Brands Launches Davidoff Slims Cigarettes in US II-18 KT&G Unveils New ESSE Cigarettes II-18 5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-19 JTI Takes Over Gryson II-19 Japan Tobacco Acquires HCTF II-19 STG Inks Deal with Reynolds American to Takeover Lane II-19 China Kangtai Enters into Sales Agreements with Tobosst and Apollo II-19 China Kangtai Cactus Acquires Dadi Tobacco Manufacturing Company II-20 Philip Morris Merges with Fortune Tobacco II-20 Scandinavian Tobacco Group Merges with Swedish Match II-20 Japan Tobacco Acquires KBH&C and Kannenberg II-21 British American Tobacco Acquires Majority Stake in Bentoel II-21 Japan Tobacco Acquires Tribac Leaf Forms Joint Venture with Leaf Suppliers II-21 6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-22 British American Tobacco (UK) II-22 China National Tobacco Corporation (China) II-23 Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (UK) II-24 Japan Tobacco Group (Japan) II-25 Philip Morris International (Switzerland) II-26 7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-28 Volume Analysis II-28 III. MARKET 1. THE UNITED STATES III-1 A.Market Analysis III-1 Current & Future Analysis III-1 Cigarette Sales Take the Tax Battering III-1 Cigarette Smoking Statistics III-2 Other Tobacco Products Gain with fall in Cigarette Sales III-2 Marketing Expenditure on Cigarettes Outclasses Spend on Anti-Smoking Activities III-2 2011 - A Sluggish Year for Tobacco Control Measures III-3 Smoking Laws in the US in a Nutshell III-3 Anti-Smoking Measures from the Federal Government - A 2011 Perspective III-3 New Packaging Regulations to Affect Demand of Cigarettes III-4 2. CANADA III-20 A.Market Analysis III-20 Current & Future Analysis III-20 Smoking: Then and Now III-20 Cigarette Consumption Trends III-20 Cigarette Consumption by Gender III-20 Cigarette consumption by Age III-20 Cigarette consumption by Education III-21 Current Smoking Prevalence in Canada III-21 Prevalence by Gender III-21 Prevalence by Age III-21 Prevalence by Education III-21 Prevalence in 6-9 Grades III-21 A Focus on Sales Channels III-21 Sourcing of Cigarettes in Canada III-21 Roll-Your-Own Tobacco Market III-22 Quitting Cigarettes III-22 Quitting Cigarettes by Age and Gender III-22 Quitting Cigarettes among 6-9 Grades III-22 Quitting Success III-22 EX-IM Trade III-23 3. JAPAN III-28 A.Market Analysis III-28 Current & Future Analysis III-28 Tax-Shock Cuts Demand for Cigarettes in Japan III-28 Competition III-28 International Brands Gain Strength Post Earthquake in 2011 III-28 Product Launches III-29 Japan Tobacco Group - The Largest Japanese Tobacco Manufacturer III-29 B.Market Analytics III-31 Volume Analysis III-31 4. EUROPE III-35 A.Market Analysis III-35 Current & Future Analysis III-35 Volume Analysis III-35 Value Analysis III-35 Smoking Rate Continues to Be High in Western Europe III-35 Pricing III-36 4a. FRANCE III-46 A.Market Analysis III-46 Current & Future Analysis III-46 France Opts for Price Rise to Solve Debt Problem III-46 Contraband Cigarettes: A Major Obstacle III-46 Transnational Players Dominate French Cigarette Market III-46 4b. GERMANY III-51 A.Market Analysis III-51 Current & Future Analysis III-51 Cigarette Sales Fall in Germany III-51 Major Players III-51 B.Market Analytics III-52 Volume Analysis III-52 4c. ITALY III-56 A.Market Analysis III-56 Current & Future Analysis III-56 Illegal Cigarette Sales Surge as Taxes and Prices Increase III-56 International Manufacturers Capitalize on Industry Privatization III-56 B.Market Analytics III-57 Volume Analysis III-57 4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-61 A.Market Analysis III-61 Current & Future Analysis III-61 Cigarette Market in the UK III-61 The Economic Perspective of Cigarettes III-61 Highlights of Impact of Cigarettes on the UK Economy III-61 Prevalence of Smoking in the UK III-62 Prevalence by Age III-62 Table 61: Cigarette Smoking Prevalence in the UK as a Percentage of Adults by Age Group for Years 1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62 Prevalence Still High in Lower Economic Groups III-63 Table 62: Prevalence of Smoking in the UK by Socio-Economic Class (2012): Percentage of Adults (Men and Women) Smoking based on Last Held Job Position (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63 Smoking Frequency by Gender III-64 Hand-Rolled Tobacco Prevalence on the Rise III-64 Government Sets New Targets III-64 Industry Overview III-64 Receding Workforce in the UK's Tobacco Industry III-64 Smuggled Goods - Still a Concern for HRT Manufacturers III-65 Competition III-65 The UK - Home to Leading Global Tobacco Companies III-65 Product Launch III-67 Strategic Corporate Development III-68 Key Players III-68 B.Market Analytics III-71 Volume Analysis III-71 4e. SPAIN III-75 A.Market Analysis III-75 Current & Future Analysis III-75 Economic Crisis and Illicit Trade Drubs Spanish Cigarette Market III-75 Effect of Tax Regulations and Government Policies on Cigarette Market III-75 International Trade on the Decline III-76 Competition III-77 4f. RUSSIA III-82 A.Market Analysis III-82 Current & Future Analysis III-82 Russian Cigarette Market - An Overview III-82 Russia - the Largest market for Slim and Ultra Slim Cigarettes III-82 Tough Time Ahead for Cigarette Sales in Russia III-82 Russian Government Wakes Up to Address Smoking Pandemic III-83 Government Mulls Over Implementing Strict Anti-Smoking Rules III-83 Big Wigs Lobby for Lesser Stringent Rules III-83 New Policies to Surge Prices III-84 Illicit Cigarette Business May Gain from Price Rises III-84 Competition III-85 Global Majors Flex Muscle III-85 Table 76: Leading Players in the Russian Cigarette Market (2007, 2009 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Japan Tobacco International, Phillip Morris International, British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Donskoi Tabak and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86 List of Leading Cigarette Brands in Russia by Manufacturer: 2011 III-86 Donskoy Tabak Battles for Sustenance III-87 EX-IM Trade III-87 CIS Countries - The Leading Export Destinations to Russian Made Cigarettes III-87 Exports to Other Destinations Critical for Further Expansion of Exports III-88 Imports Continue to Slide III-88 Product Launch III-88 B.Market Analytics III-89 Volume Analysis III-89 4g. GREECE III-93 A.Market Analysis III-93 Current & Future Analysis III-93 Economic Slowdown Increases Illegal Trade of Cigarettes III-93 Key Players III-93 Table 81: Leading Players in Greek Cigarette Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Philip Morris International, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International, Imperial Tobacco and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93 B.Market Analytics III-94 Volume Analysis III-94 4h. POLAND III-98 A.Market Analysis III-98 Current & Future Analysis III-98 Poland Bans Public Smoking III-98 Contraband Cigarettes Pose Major Concerns for Polish Tobacco Industry III-98 B.Market Analytics III-99 Volume Analysis III-99 4i. TURKEY III-103 A.Market Analysis III-103 Current & Future Analysis III-103 Cigarette Prices Rise as Government Hikes Taxes III-103 International Companies Dominate Turkish Cigarette Market III-103 B.Market Analytics III-104 Volume Analysis III-104 4j. UKRAINE III-108 A.Market Analysis III-108 Current & Future Analysis III-108 Ukrainian Government Imposes Regulations on Cigarette Packaging III-108 Ukraine Emerges as Power House for Cigarette Smugglers III-108 B.Market Analytics III-109 Volume Analysis III-109 4k. REST OF EUROPE III-113 A.Market Analysis III-113 Current & Future Analysis III-113 Focus on Select Markets III-113 Austria III-113 Café Culture Buoys Cigarette Sales in Austria III-113 Future Prospects Remains Bright III-113 Belgium III-114 Cigarette Sales to fall in Belgium III-114 Big Four Transnational Companies Seize Belgian Cigarette Market III-114 Czech Republic III-114 Cigarette Sales under Pressure in Czech Republic III-114 Denmark III-114 Smoking Prevalence to Fall in Denmark III-114 BAT Dominates Cigarette Market in Denmark III-115 Hungary III-115 Retail Cigarette Volume Sales to Plunge III-115 Overview of Competition III-115 Ireland III-116 Illicit Cigarettes - A Growing Concern in Ireland III-116 Table 98: Irish Cigarette Market (2007 - 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales by Legitimate and Non-Duty Paid Cigarettes (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-116 Malta III-116 Malta Witnesses Significant growth in Cigarette Sales III-116 Sweden III-117 Smoking Rates to Fall in Sweden III-117 Global Giants Dominate the Swedish Cigarette Market III-117 Swedish Government Changes Composition of Taxation on Cigarettes III-117 The Netherlands III-117 Cigarette Volumes Suffer in the Dutch Market III-117 Cigarettes - A Concentrated Industry in Netherlands III-118 Strategic Corporate Development III-118 Philip Morris International - A Swiss-Based Leading Global Cigarette Manufacturer III-118 B.Market Analytics III-120 Volume Analysis III-120 5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-124 A.Market Analysis III-124 Current & Future Analysis III-124 Volume Analysis III-124 Value Analysis III-124 Asia-Pacific Cigarette Market - An Overview III-124 Cigarettes Dominate Tobacco Product Market in the Region III-125 Asia-Pacific - Driving Global Growth III-125 Major Markets See Volume Declines III-125 Regulations - Package Warnings III-126 5a. AUSTRALIA III-134 A.Market Analysis III-134 Current & Future Analysis III-134 Cigarette Sales Continue to Fall III-134 Tobacco Industry in Australia - An Overview III-134 5b. CHINA III-141 A.Market Analysis III-141 Current & Future Analysis III-141 Chinese Cigarette Market - An Overview III-141 Smoking Prevalence in China III-141 Cigarette Consumption Continues to Rise III-141 Tobacco - A Major Revenue Generator for the Chinese Government III-142 Brighter Days Ahead for Low-Tar Cigarettes in China III-142 Chinese Cigarette Industry - An Overview III-143 Cigarette Industry Profits from Increase in Consumption of Cigarettes III-143 Smuggled Cigarettes Make a Dent into Government's Revenues III-143 Competition III-143 Tobacco - A State-Controlled Industry in China III-143 Competitive Landscape III-144 China Sets Targets for Consolidation and Standards in the Cigarette Industry III-148 Product Launch III-149 Strategic Corporate Developments III-149 China National Tobacco Corporation - The Leading Global and Chinese Cigarette Manufacturer III-150 B.Market Analytics III-151 Volume Analysis III-151 5c. INDIA III-155 A.Market Analysis III-155 Current & Future Analysis III-155 A Glimpse of the Indian Cigarette Market III-155 Ample Room for Further Growth III-155 Lower Share of Cigarettes in Tobacco Products III-156 India - A Lucrative Market for Smuggled Cigarettes III-156 Indian Government Shuts Door to FDI in the Cigarette Industry III-156 An Overview of Market Driving and Restraining Forces III-157 Discriminatory and Oppressive Taxes - A Cause of Concern for Manufacturers III-157 Competition III-158 Table 129: Leading Players in the Indian Cigarette Market: Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for ITC Ltd., Godfrey Philips India, VST Industries and Others for Financial Years 2005, 2007, 2009 and 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-158 Leading Filtered Cigarette Brands in India for Select Major Players III-158 ITC Continues to Dominate Cigarette Market III-159 VST - Gaining Lost Ground III-159 Product Launch III-159 ITC Ltd. - The Largest Cigarette Manufacturer in India III-159 B.Market Analytics III-160 Volume Analysis III-160 5d. INDONESIA III-164 A.Market Analysis III-164 Current & Future Analysis III-164 High-Tar Cigarettes Dominate the Cigarettes Market in Indonesia III-164 A Glimpse of Smoking Statistics in Indonesia III-164 Smoking Prevalence by Age Group III-165 Table 134: Smoking Prevalence in Indonesia by Gender and Age Group: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-165 5e. MALAYSIA III-171 A.Market Analysis III-171 Current & Future Analysis III-171 Smoking Prevalence in Malaysian Youth is on a Surge III-171 Malaysian Cigarette Manufacturers to Continue Use of Graphic Images III-171 B.Market Analytics III-172 Volume Analysis III-172 5f. THE PHILIPPINES III-176 A.Market Analysis III-176 Current & Future Analysis III-176 Philip Morris Benefits from Merger with FTC III-176 Strategic Corporate Development III-176 B.Market Analytics III-177 Volume Analysis III-177 5g. SINGAPORE III-181 A.Market Analysis III-181 Current & Future Analysis III-181 B.Market Analytics III-181 Volume Analysis III-181 5h. SOUTH KOREA III-185 A.Market Analysis III-185 Current & Future Analysis III-185 South Korea Cigarette Market - An Overview III-185 Select Regulations on Smoking in Recent Years III-185 Competition III-185 Major Players III-185 Domestic Brands Dominate the Korean Cigarette Market III-186 Philip Morris Gains Significant Ground III-187 Product Launches III-188 KT&G - The Leading Player in the Korean Cigarette Market III-188 B.Market Analytics III-189 Volume Analysis III-189 5i. TAIWAN III-193 A.Market Analysis III-193 Current & Future Analysis III-193 B.Market Analytics III-193 Volume Analysis III-193 5j. THAILAND III-197 A.Market Analysis III-197 Current & Future Analysis III-197 Changing Dynamics in the Thai Cigarette Market III-197 B.Market Analytics III-198 Volume Analysis III-198 5k. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-202 A.Market Analysis III-202 Current & Future Analysis III-202 Focus on Select Markets III-202 Bangladesh III-202 Cigarettes Market in Bangladesh III-202 A Snapshot of Cigarette Consumption in Bangladesh III-202 The Laws of the Land and their Effect III-203 Lower Excise Taxes Make Cigarettes Cheaper III-203 Negligible International Trade of Cigarettes III-203 Diverse Channels Dot Cigarette Distribution III-203 A Glimpse of the Tax Structure III-204 Competition III-204 Cigarette - A Highly Concentrated Industry in Bangladesh III-204 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-205 6. LATIN AMERICA III-211 A.Market Analysis III-211 Current & Future Analysis III-211 Volume Analysis III-211 Value Analysis III-211 Competition III-211 6a. ARGENTINA III-218 A.Market Analysis III-218 Current & Future Analysis III-218 Taxation on Tobacco Remains Stable III-218 International Giants Dominate Domestic Cigarette Market III-218 6b. BRAZIL III-223 A.Market Analysis III-223 Current & Future Analysis III-223 Prospects for Cigarette Volume Growth Bleak III-223 Days are Counted for Flavored Cigarettes III-223 Major Players III-224 6c. CHILE III-229 A.Market Analysis III-229 Current & Future Analysis III-229 Chile - An Oligopoly Market III-229 Unrelenting Government's Efforts to Curb Smoking Prevalence III-229 B.Market Analytics III-230 Volume Analysis III-230 6d. COLOMBIA III-234 A.Market Analysis III-234 Current & Future Analysis III-234 Cigarette Sales take a Nose Dive III-234 B.Market Analytics III-235 Volume Analysis III-235 6e. ECUADOR III-239 A.Market Analysis III-239 Current & Future Analysis III-239 B.Market Analytics III-239 Volume Analysis III-239 6f. MEXICO III-243 A.Market Analysis III-243 Current & Future Analysis III-243 B.Market Analytics III-243 Volume Analysis III-243 6g. PERU III-247 A.Market Analysis III-247 Current & Future Analysis III-247 B.Market Analytics III-247 Volume Analysis III-247 6h. VENEZUELA III-251 A.Market Analysis III-251 Current & Future Analysis III-251 B.Market Analytics III-251 Volume Analysis III-251 7. REST OF WORLD III-255 A.Market Analysis III-255 Current & Future Analysis III-255 Cigarette Smoking in the Middle East III-255 Regulations - Package Warnings III-256 Cigarettes Sales to See Robust Growth III-257 Major Players III-257 EGYPT III-257 Rising Smoke Causes fall in Productivity III-257 Smoking Prevalence by Gender III-258 Smoking Prevalence by Education III-258 Youth Exposure to Cigarettes III-258 Consumption Grows Two-Fold III-258 Competitive Scenario III-258 Tobacco Taxes Hike: A Life Saving Phenomenon III-259 Smuggling in Egypt III-259 Initiatives by the Egyptian Government to Curb Smoking III-259 Iran III-260 Tobacco Industry Marred by Illegal Trade III-260 Competitive Scenario III-260 Iraq III-260 Israel III-261 Mid-Priced Cigarettes Gain Popularity Post 2010 Taxation Changes III-261 Dubek Faces Mounting Market Pressures III-261 Kenya III-262 Illicit Cigarettes to Constrict Growth in Demand for Legal Cigarettes III-262 An Overview of the Moroccan Cigarette Market III-262 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Total Companies Profiled: 78 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 138) The United States (24) Canada (3) Japan (1) Europe (54) - France (2) - Germany (7) - The United Kingdom (3) - Italy (3) - Spain (3) - Rest of Europe (36) Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (39) Latin America (8) Africa (5) Middle-East (3) Mediterranean (1) For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wllhjd/cigarettes Research and Markets Laura Wood, Senior Manager. email@example.com U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907 Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716 Sector: Tobacco Research and Markets logo
Cigarettes - 2013 Global Strategic Business Report Featuring British American Tobacco, China National Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco,
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