Smokeless Tobacco in Belgium, 2016

Smokeless Tobacco in Belgium, 2016


The Smokeless Tobacco market in Belgium is increasingly dominated by sales of wet snuff, sales of which have increased slightly in recent years. Dry snuff volumes are said to be 83.3% down from 1990. It will continue to be a minor market with sales remaining marginal over the coming decade.

Key Findings

The Belgian market for smokeless tobacco is small with sales estimated to be fewer than 5 tons in 2014.

Duties on smokeless tobacco have changed recently, with a lower specific excise duty but a higher minimum duty per kg.

Use of smokeless tobacco is low in Belgium with less than 1% of the population being currently classified as users.

Sifaco dominates the chewing tobacco segment with Pöschl the main player in the smaller dry snuff segment.


“Smokeless Tobacco in Belgium”, is an analytical report by Canadean which provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Dutch market.

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Market size and structure of the overall and per capita consumption based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing analysis and our in-house expertise

Detailed information such as market shares and recent developments of the manufacturers, leading brands along with company profiles

Regulations, taxation, retail pricing, smoking habits, and the growing health concerns affecting overall production

Prospects and forecasts of overall sales and consumption for 2014 to 2024

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As consumers’ product demands evolve, the dynamics between different countries also change – favoring some countries and leaving others increasingly out of line with demand patterns. As a result, understanding the specific market dynamics of the Dutch marker is key to ensuring maximum future sales

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Executive summary
Market context
Tobacco products market, tons, %, 2005 & 2015
Tobacco products market, tons, 2004–2015
Market size and structure
Smokeless Tobacco Consumption, Tons, 2004-2015
Smokeless Tobacco: Market Segmentation, tons, 2004-2015
Production and trade
Imports, Tons, 2004-2013
Imports by Country of Origin, Top Countries, Volume, %, 2013
Imports by Country of Origin, Top Countries, % Value, 2013
Exports, Tons, 2004-2013
Exports by Country of Destination, Top Five, % Volume, 2013
Exports by Country of Destination, Top Six, % Value, 2013
Taxation and retail price
Retail Prices
Manufacturers and brands
Manufacturer & Brands
Operating Constraints
Operating Constraints
Prospects and forecasts
Smokeless Tobacco Consumption, Tons, 2014-2024
Additional data tables
Summary methodology
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