Market Research Logo

Tobacco Company Profile - Altria

Tobacco Company Profile - Altria


Tobacco Company Profile - Altria, is an analytical company report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the cigarette 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.

Altria Group, Inc. is a holding company and the parent company of Philip Morris USA (PM USA), which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Altria and the leading US cigarette manufacturer. The company’s global cigarette sales totaled 122.9 billion pieces in 2016 and its share of the world market currently stands at 2.21%.


  • In 2012, the announcement of a joint venture with a Danish company to develop and market non-combustible, nicotine-containing products both in the USA and internationally, beginning with the launch of Verve Discs in June. Nu Mark was established to market innovative tobacco products and, in 2014, the company expanded into e-cigarettes. In April 2014, Nu Mark acquired the e-vapor company, Green Smoke. Nu Mark brands includes Mark Ten, Green Smoke and Verve.
  • In January 2017, Altria acquired Sherman Holdings and strengthened its presence in super-premium cigarettes and premium cigars, complementing its existing businesses.
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. Introduction
2. Key Company Facts
3. Corporate Structure
3.1. Ownership
3.2. Organization
3.3. Principal Subsidiaries
4. Corporate Developments
5. MSA & Litigation Issues
5.1. MSA
5.2. Litigation
6. Financial Highlights
6.1. Altria Group
7. Business Profile Overview
7.1. Business Profile
8. Business Profile - Cigarettes
8.1. Global Overview
8.2. US
8.3. International Markets
9. Business Profile - Other Tobacco Products
9.1. Cigars & Pipe Tobacco
9.2. Smokeless Tobacco
9.3. E-Cigarettes
10. Business Profile - Non-Tobacco Bussiness
11. Company Strengths, Strategies & Performance
12. Appendix
12.1. What is this Report About?
12.2. Product Category Coverage
12.3. Methodology
12.4. About GlobalData
12.5. Disclaimer
12.6. Contact Us
List of Tables
Table 1: Key Company Facts
Table 2: Altria Group Inc: Principal Subsidiaries, 2016
Table 3: Altria Group - Corporate Developments
Table 4: Altria Group Inc: Consolidated Income Statement, 2010-2016
Table 5: Altria Group Inc: Financial Performance by Segment, 2010-2016
Table 6: Altria Group Inc: Condensed Balance Sheet, 2010-2016
Table 7: Altria Group Inc: Shipment Volumes by Category, 2010-2016
Table 8: PMUSA Long Term Cigarette Sales & Share Trends, 1993-2016
Table 9: US Market Size, Company Share & Sales Volume, 2000 & 2006-2016
Table 10: US, Leading Manufacturer Sales by Price Sector, 2006-2016
Table 11: US, Leading Manufacturer Shares by Price Segment, 2006-2016
Table 12: PM USA - Cigarette Volumes by Brand & Sector, 2007-2016
Table 13: Market Shares of Leading Brand Families, 2006-2016
Table 14: US, Menthol Cigarettes:, Leading Brand Shares, 2006-2016
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: GlobalData at a glance

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report