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Cigarettes in Pakistan, 2017

Cigarettes in Pakistan, 2017


Pakistan is an important market for tobacco products with cigarettes competing alongside a range of other products (pan, bidis, chewing tobacco/snuff and shisha) for business. Despite this ongoing competition with other tobacco products, consumption of cigarettes has been expanding in recent decades. There are reported to be around 55 domestic manufacturers in Pakistan, but two dominate: Philip Morris Pakistan and Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC).

Cigarettes in Pakistan 2017 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Uruguay market. The report offers 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.


  • Cigarette production capacity remains higher than reported production volumes. The government is taking an increasingly tough stance over smoking. Per capita consumption is set to subside over the period 2015-2025.
  • The legitimate market for cigarettes in Pakistan has fluctuated over the review period although in recent years it has witnessed steady decline.
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
1.1 Imports
7.2. 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, Million Pieces, 1990-2015
Table 2: Duty v Non-Duty Paid Sales, billion Pieces, 2010-2015
Table 3: Market Breakdown: Duty Paid & Non-Duty Paid Breakdown, 1998-2015, % Volume
Table 4: Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2015
Table 5: Market Breakdown: Filter v Non-Filter, 1990-2014, Billion Pieces
Table 6: Market Breakdown: Filter v Non-Filter, 1990-2014, % of total
Table 7: Market Breakdown by Length of Cigarettes, 1998-2006, % Volume
Table 8: Market Breakdown by Pack Size, 1996-2006, % Volume
Table 9: Market Breakdown by Pack Type, 1998-2006, % Volume
Table 10: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2015, Billion Pieces
Table 11: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2015, % of Total
Table 12: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2015, % of Total
Table 13: Cigarette Prices (K-2), 2006-2010
Table 14: Cigarette Prices of Selected Brands, 2013 - 2015, Rs/Pack
Table 15: Smoking Population, 1990-2014
Table 16: Adult Prevalence of Tobacco Usage by Type of Product, 2002
Table 17: Use of Tobacco by Gender(1), 2012-13, % of Total
Table 18: Cigarette Production, 1990-2015
Table 19: Imports of Cigarettes, 1990-2014
Table 20: Imports by Country of Origin, 2000-2014, Million Pieces
Table 21: Imports by Country of Origin, 2000-2014, % of total
Table 22: Exports of Cigarettes, 1990-2014
Table 23: Exports by Country of Destination, 2001-2005 & 2007-2014, Million Pieces
Table 24: Exports by Country of Destination, 2001-2005 & 2007-2014, % Volume
Table 25: Company profile: Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd
Table 26: Company profile: Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd
Table 27: Consumption Forecasts to 2025
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: Global Data at a glance

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