This report forecasts US tobacco product demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2020. Total demand and shipments are segmented by product type in terms of: cigarettes, chewing and smoking tobacco, cigars, and other products.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand, total shipments, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2005 to 2015. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, regulatory factors, demographics, trade, and global trends. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing in the US market. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 30-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.