Cigarettes in Greece, 2019

Cigarettes in Greece, 2019


Cigarettes in Greece, 2019 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Greek tobacco market. It covers market size and structure along with per capita and overall consumption. Additionally, it focuses on brand data, retail pricing, prospects, and forecasts for sales and consumption until 2028.

Greece cigarette sales, production and exports have been declining since 2005. In 2018, sales were less than half of sales witnessed in 1990. Smoking consumption declined partially due to steep price rises and restrictions on smoking. Karelia and Marlboro are key brands in the Greece market.


  • The Greece cigarette market Is forecast to decrease by more than 70% in 2028 than 2018 sales
  • Consumption has steadily decreased since 2005
  • In 2017, imports accounted for a larger market share than domestic cigarettes, dominated by filter types
  • PMI and JTI account for more than 50% of the total market sales in 2018
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.
  • 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 Prices
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. Other Restrictions
9. Company Profiles
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, 1990-2018
Table 2: Duty Paid vs. Non-Duty Paid Sales, 2006-2018
Table 3: Cigarette Tobacco Volumes, 2008-2018
Table 4: Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2018
Table 5: Retail Sales Value & Per Capita Expenditure on Cigarettes, 1990-2018
Table 6: Market Breakdown: Domestic vs. Imported Products, 2007-2017, Million Pieces
Table 7: Market Breakdown: Domestic vs. Imported Products, 2007-2017, % of Total
Table 8: Market Breakdown: Plain vs. Filter Cigarettes, 2000-2013, Billion Pieces
Table 9: Market Breakdown: Plain vs. Filter Cigarettes, 2000-2013, % of Total
Table 10: Manufacturer Sales & Market Shares, Billion Pieces, 2000-2018
Table 11: Manufacturer Sales & Market Shares, % of Total, 2000-2018
Table12: Brand Family Shares, 2000-2016, % Volume
Table 13: Structure of Taxation on Cigarettes, 1990-2019
Table 14: EU Countries, Retail Price & Tax Incidence Comparison, Cigarettes, 2019
Table 15: Retail Price Trends, 1990-2019
Table 16: Companies & Main Brands - Volume market share; Price Per 20
Table 17: Smoking Population, 1990-2018
Table 18: Smoking Frequency by Age Group, 2009, % of Total
Table 19: Cigarette Production, 1990-2017
Table 20: Cigarette Imports, 1990-2018
Table21: Imports by Country of Origin, Million Pieces, 2008-2018
Table 22: Imports by Country of Origin, % Breakdown, 2008-2018
Table 23: Exports of Cigarettes, 1990-2018
Table24: Exports by Country of Destination, Million Pieces, 2008-2018
Table25: Exports of Cigarettes by Country of Destination, 2008-2018, % of Total
Table 26: Company profile: Philip Morris Hellas
Table 27: Company profile: Karelia Tobacco Company SA
Table 28: Company profile: Sekap SA
Table 29: Consumption Forecasts to 2028
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: GlobalData at a glance

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