Cigarettes in Hong Kong, 2020

Cigarettes in Hong Kong, 2020


Cigarettes in Hong Kong 2020 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the tobacco market in Hong Kong. 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.

Hong Kong has traditionally been a major trading center for cigarettes, boasting a substantial import-re-exports business. However, the domestic cigarette market is now quite small, with duty paid sales generally declining in recent years to a level of 3.1billion pieces in 2019.


  • Smoking prevelance has been in decline in Hong Kong since the 1980's.
  • Hong Kong is a mjor hub for imports and re-exports, mainly coming from China.
  • Consumption of cigarettes is forecast to decline year on year, through to 2030.
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
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/Labelling Requirements
8.3. OtherRestrictions
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, 1990-2019
Table 2: Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2019
Table 3: Tar & Nicotine Yields by Brand, 2018
Table 4: Manufacturer Sales, Million Pieces, 2000-2019
Table 5: Manufacturer Sales, % Volume, 2000-2019
Table 6: Rates of Duty on Manufactured Cigarettes, 1987-2019
Table 7: Hong Kong: Government Revenues & Tax Losses, 2012/13-2013/14
Table 8: Retail Prices, March 2009
Table 9: Typical Price of Packet of 20 Cigarettes, 1990-2012
Table 10: Smoking Population, 1990-2018
Table 11: Smoking Prevalence Among Adults (15 Years & Over), 1982-2017
Table 12: The Incidence of Smoking by Age (Adults), 1990-2017
Table 13: The Incidence of Smoking by Age (Males), 1990-2017
Table 14: The Incidence of Smoking by Age (Females), 1990-2017
Table 15: Number of cigarettes smoked per day, Regular Smokers, 1990-2017
Table 16: Cigarette Production, 1990-2016
Table 17: Imports of Cigarettes, 1990-2019
Table 18: Imports by Country of Origin, Volume, Million Pieces, 2009-2019
Table 19: Net Imports of Cigarettes, 1990-2019
Table 20: Cigarette Exports (Including Re-Exports), 1990-2019
Table 21: Domestic Cigarette Exports (Excluding Re-Exports), 1990-2019
Table 22: Domestic Exports of Cigarettes by Country of Destination, 2009-2019
Table 23: Cigarette Re-Exports, 1990-2019
Table 24: Cigarette Re-Exports by Country of Destination, 2009-2019
Table 25: Key Company Facts
Table 26: Key Company Facts
Table 27: Key Company Facts
Table 28: Key Company Facts
Table 29: Consumption Forecasts to 2030
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: Global Data at a glance

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