Smokeless Tobacco in the Czech Republic, 2019

Smokeless Tobacco in the Czech Republic, 2019


Smokeless Tobacco in the Czech Republic, 2019, is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Czech 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.

The Czech market for smokeless tobacco is not large, although, as with some other Eastern European markets, the last few years have seen an increase in sales. This has largely come from the increased sales of chewing tobacco as opposed to snuff. Smokeless volumes still account for only 0.3% of total tobacco sales.


  • Demand has grown for smokeless tobacco recently on the back of increased interest in chewing tobacco. Total volumes were up at 66.9 tons in 2017 but are forecast to fall to 64 tons in 2018.
  • No ad valorem duty is applied to smokeless tobacco, although all tobacco products are subject to VAT.
  • There is no local production of smokeless tobacco products in the Czech Republic. Imports are principally from Europe, although India has recently emerged as a significant supplier.
  • Pöschl sells a number of its major brands in the Czech Republic and holds in excess of 95% of snuff sales.
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Executive summary
Market context
Tobacco products market, %, 2008 & 2018
Tobacco products market, tons, 2008-2018
Market size and structure
Consumption of smokeless tobacco, tons, 2008-2018
Per capita consumption grams per year, 2008-2018
Market segmentation, 2008-2018
Production and trade
Imports, tons, 2007-2017
Imports by country of origin, top countries, %, 2017
Imports by country of origin (Volume), 2007-2017
Imports by country of origin (Value), 2007-2017
Taxation and retail prices
EU: Cigars & Cigarillos, Tax Incidence
Comparison, 2018
Snuff: Retail Prices, 2018
Chewing Tobacco: Retail Price List, 2018
Retail price list, Kč per pack, 2018
Manufacturers and brands
Manufacturer shares
The Smoking Population
Adult smoking prevalence, total and by gender, 2007-2017
Adults smoking at least one cigarette a day by age group, 2002, 2006 & 2010
Operating Constraints
Heath warnings and labelling requirements
Retail distribution
Prospects and forecasts
Consumption, tons, 2018-2028
Per capita consumption, grams per person, 2018-2028

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