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Cigarettes in DR Congo, 2018

Cigarettes in DR Congo, 2018


Cigarettes in DR Congo, 2018, is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in DR Congo.

Smoking has traditionally been widespread, tax increases driving up prices, and increased restrictions on public smoking, the smoking prevalence rate continued to decline, smoker numbers changed little, but a downward shift has occurred. There are currently 2.25 million adults smoking regularly or occasionally, with 9.0% of adult male and 1.9% female smokers in 2017, or 5.4% of the adult population. The smoking prevalence has been in decline in recent years. In per capita terms, legitimate consumption now averages around 82 pieces in 2017, compared with 57 pieces in 2000 and 92 pieces in 1990.

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 2017 to 2027.
  • Market volume in 2017 was 6.8 billion pieces
  • In per capita terms, DR Congo consumers consumed an average of 82 cigarettes in 2017.
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 market dynamics of the country's market is crucial 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.
  • Understand the market dynamics and essential data to benchmark your position and to identify where to compete in the future.

1. Overview
2. Market Size
3. Market Structure
4. Manufacturers & Brands
5. Taxation & Retail
5.1. Taxation
5.2. Retail Prices
6. The Smoking Population
7. Production & Trade
7.1. Production
7.2. Imports
7.3. Exports
8. Operating constraints
8.1. Advertising Restrictions
8.2. Health Warnings
8.3. Government Restrictions
9. Company Profiles
9.1. Société Industrielle et Agricole du Tabac Tropical (SIAT)
10. Prospects & Forecasts
11. Appendix
11.1. What is this Report About?
11.2. Time Frame
11.3. Product Category Coverage
11.4. Methodology
11.5. About GlobalData
11.6. Disclaimer
11.7. Contact Us
List of Tables
Table 1: Cigarette Consumption, 1990-2017
Table 2: Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2017
Table 3: Market Breakdown by Type: Filter v Plain, 2006-2016, Million Pieces
Table 4: Market Breakdown by Type: Filter v Plain, 2006-2016, %
Table 5: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2017, Million Pieces
Table 6: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2017, %
Table 7: Retail Prices, Selected Brands, 2008 & 2010, CFA/Pack
Table 8: Smoking Population, 1990-2017
Table 9: Youth Smoking (Kinshasa & Lubumbashi), 2008
Table 10: Cigarette Production, 1990-2015
Table 11: Cigarette Imports by Country of Origin, 2006-2016, Million Pieces
Table 12: Société Industrielle et Agricole du Tabac Tropical (SIAT)
Table 13: Consumption Forecasts, 2017-2027
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: GlobalData at a Glance

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