Tobacco Insights: April 2017, is a monthly report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed information on the changing production and consumption patterns affected by the recent developments related to new laws and regulations globally. This publication tracks market, company and product news from the Tobacco Industry in April 2017.
What does this report offer?
Consumption data based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing work and our in-house expertise in the industry in order to offer data about the trends and dynamics affecting the Tobacco industry.
Recent activities of the manufacturers operating in the industry.
Detailed company profiles, highlighting key focus product sectors with the key features & developments, segmentation, per capita trends and the brands.
As of March 1, 2017, Chinese city Shanghai operates a city-wide ban on smoking in indoor public places. This is an extension of a 2010 regulation which restricted public smoking e.g. in schools and libraries.
In preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games, Japan is seeking to restrict tobacco smoking in restaurants and other public places, including schools, universities, hospitals and government offices.
In the US, total cigarette consumption grew to 19,364 million pieces in January 2017, up on 18,183 million pieces in December 2016 and 19,011 in January 2016. This represents an increase of 6.5% and 1.9% respectively.
BAT has announced that it might close its South African cigarette plant if the country's ban on branded tobacco packaging is made effective.
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A summary of the latest news in the Tobacco industry, providing a single-source solution to understand how the industry is changing, and what this means for brands and companies.