Smoking Tobacco in Austria, 2015

Smoking Tobacco in Austria, 2015


The Austrian smoking tobacco market has grown strongly in recent years on the back of rising prices in the cigarette sector and a general growth in the acceptability of using FCT. Although pipe tobacco was once the larger of the two sectors, it has been in long-term decline, and FCT is now by far the most important sector.

Key Findings

Minimum excise duty stood at significantly higher levels in Austria than in most European countries in 2015

The FCT market is forecast to grow by 74% over 2014-2024

Per capita consumption of finecut is expected to increase by over 67% between 2014 and 2024

97.2% of imported tobacco was in packs of less than 500g


“Smoking Tobacco in Austria”, is an analytical report by Canadean which provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Austrian market.

What else does this report offer?

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 habit and the growing health concerns affecting overall production

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

Reasons To Buy

Get a detailed understanding of consumption to align your sales and marketing efforts with the latest trends in the market

Identify the areas of growth and opportunities, which will aid effective marketing planning

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 dynamics of the Austrian market is key to ensuring maximum future sales

The differing growth rates in regional product sales drive fundamental shifts in the market. This report provides detailed, authoritative data on these changes -prime intelligence for marketers

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Executive summary
Market context
Tobacco products market, tons, %, 2004 & 2014
Tobacco products market, tons, 2004–2014
Market size and structure
Smoking Tobacco Consumption, Tons, 2004-2015
Per capita consumption of smoking tobacco, grams per year, 2004–2015
Releases for Consumption of Fine Cut Tobacco, 2002-2014,
Smoking Tobacco: Market Segmentation, 2004-2015
Total & Per Capita Consumption of FCT, 2004-2015
Fine Cut Tobacco: Market Segmentation, 2010-2014
Cigarette Consumption: Manufactured v RYO, 2004-2015
Production and trade
Imports of Smoking Tobacco, Tons, 2004-2014
Imports by Country of Origin, Top Countries, Volume %, 2014
Imports by Country of Origin, Top Countries, Value %, 2014
Imports of Smoking Tobacco in Packs ≤500g, Tonnes, 2007-2014
Imports of Smoking Tobacco in Packs ≤500g, €000, 2007-2014
Exports of Smoking Tobacco, Tons, 2004-2014
Exports of Smoking Tobacco in Packs ≤500g, Tonnes, 2007-2009
Exports of Smoking Tobacco in Packs ≤500g,€‘000, 2007-2009
Taxation and retail price
Smoking Tobacco: Tax Structure, 2015
EU: Fine Cut Tobacco, Tax Incidence Comparison, 2015
Smoking Tobacco in Packs Retail Prices, €, 2010-2015
Manufacturers and brands
FCT : Manufacturer Shares, Volume, %, 2004-2014
FCT: Brand Family Shares, Volume, %, 2005-2014
FCT: Leading Brands & Variants, %, 2008-2014
FCT: Distributors/Manufacturers & Brands, 2015
Company profiles
The smoking population
Adult Smoking Prevalence, by Gender, %, 2004-2014
Adult Smoking Prevalence, by Gender, %, 2004-2014
Operating constraints
Operating constraints
Advertising restrictions
Health warnings and labelling requirements
Other restrictions
Smoking Tobacco: Distribution, % Volume, 2005-2008
Prospects and forecasts
Fine cut tobacco consumption, tonnes, 2014-2024
FCT: Per capita consumption, grams per year, 2014-2024
Additional data tables
Summary methodology
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