This report provides a detailed analysis of the total tobacco market in the country, the size and development of the smokeless sector and likely future direction to 2022. The analysis also identifies the key suppliers in each market; the key products and brands under development, the consumer, operating constraints, alongside medium term forecasts.
This report is structured as follows:
Market Size & Structure
Context of Consumption
Manufacturers & Brands
Taxation & Prices
Production & Trade
The timescale covered is 1990-2012 with estimates for 2013 based on the latest available data at the time of writing. Forecasts are given to 2022.
Wherever possible data has been obtained directly from national sources and the leading manufacturers, but where data has not been fully available or restricted by the competitive situation, other recognised international sources have been considered and used to provide the most complete picture possible.
This is not a well-documented sector and the level of detail of the information provided varies considerably by country, this largely dependent on the size and level of development of the market.
Volume data is given in tonnes, these being metric tonnes (1,000kg). Per capita consumption is based on the total population and are given in grammes or part thereof.
Smokless tobacco Belgium provides an in-depth and strategic analysis of the market for RYO/MYO tobacco markets. The report establishes market size and structure, analyses trends and developments for the last 13 years with forecasts to 2022. Detailed information is provided on consumption trends, grey market, product availability and development, retail pricing, taxation rates and structures, manufacturer positioning and share, brand ownership and share, national production and trade data and trends, key operating constraints and future potential, including forecasts.
As tobacco smoking becomes less socially acceptable and with smoking in public becoming ever more restricted, the demand and appeal of alternatives is inevitably increasing. With the use of smokeless tobacco widespread in some countries whilst barely established in others, this timely and extensive report aims to assess and evaluate market development.