Smoking Tobacco in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2019

Smoking Tobacco in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2019

Smoking Tobacco in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2019


Smoking Tobacco in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2019 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Belgian 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 2029.

The Belgian tobacco market is currently dominated by cigarettes and smoking tobacco.

In Belgium and Luxembourg, the inland market is quite different from frontier areas, where the impact of cross-border purchasing is strong.

Sales in the fine-cut market have fluctuated in recent years in response to tax changes. This is set to continue with a fall during the coming decade as many more smokers either quit or reduce their use of fine-cut tobacco.


  • The market for tobacco products expanded considerably between 1990 and 2000, reflecting growth in sales to non-Belgian consumers, as well as a rise in the inland consumption of some products.
  • Belgium's ad valorem and VAT incidence had been stable until recently, when rates have begun increasing.
  • A minimum duty is also now in force and was up at €100.68 per kg in 2019
  • In per capita terms, sales of FCT are a forecast 792g a year in 2019
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  • 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.

Market Context
Market size and structure
Production and trade
Taxation and retail prices
Manufacturers and brands
The smoking population
Operating constraints
Prospects and forecasts

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