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Tobacco in South Korea

Tobacco in South Korea

Summary

Tobacco in South Korea industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The tobacco market consists of the retail sale of cigarettes, cigars and cigarillos, smokeless tobacco, and smoking tobacco. The cigarettes segment consists of filter cigarettes and plain cigarettes. The cigars and cigarillos segment comprises large cigars and small cigars. Similarly, the smokeless tobacco segment consists of pipe tobacco and fine cut tobacco (FCT) and the smoking tobacco segment includes snuff/snus and chewing tobacco products. The market is valued according to retail selling price (RSP) and includes any applicable taxes. All currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant annual average 2017 exchange rates.
  • The South Korean tobacco market had total revenues of $9,967.1m in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.3% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market consumption volume declined with a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -3.1% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 77,875.0 million pieces in 2017.
  • Cigarettes are the main category which drive overall tobacco market value growth in South Korea.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the tobacco market in South Korea
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the tobacco market in South Korea
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key tobacco market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Korea tobacco market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Korea tobacco market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the South Korea tobacco market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Korea tobacco market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • Who are the top competitiors in South Korea's tobacco market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market share
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market share
Market distribution
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
British American Tobacco p.l.c.
Japan Tobacco Inc.
KT&G Corp
Philip Morris International Inc.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Korea tobacco market value: $ million, 2013–17
Table 2: South Korea tobacco market volume: million pieces, 2013–17
Table 3: South Korea tobacco market category segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: South Korea tobacco market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 5: South Korea tobacco market share: % share, by volume, 2017
Table 6: South Korea tobacco market distribution: % share, by volume, 2017
Table 7: South Korea tobacco market value forecast: $ million, 2017–22
Table 8: South Korea tobacco market volume forecast: million pieces, 2017–22
Table 9: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: key facts
Table 10: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: key financials ($)
Table 11: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: key financials (£)
Table 12: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: key financial ratios
Table 13: Japan Tobacco Inc.: key facts
Table 14: Japan Tobacco Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 15: Japan Tobacco Inc.: key financials (¥)
Table 16: Japan Tobacco Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 17: KT&G Corp: key facts
Table 18: KT&G Corp: key financials ($)
Table 19: KT&G Corp: key financials (KRW)
Table 20: KT&G Corp: key financial ratios
Table 21: Philip Morris International Inc.: key facts
Table 22: Philip Morris International Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 23: Philip Morris International Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 24: South Korea size of population (million), 2013–17
Table 25: South Korea gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013–17
Table 26: South Korea gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013–17
Table 27: South Korea inflation, 2013–17
Table 28: South Korea consumer price index (absolute), 2013–17
Table 29: South Korea exchange rate, 2013–17
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Korea tobacco market value: $ million, 2013–17
Figure 2: South Korea tobacco market volume: million pieces, 2013–17
Figure 3: South Korea tobacco market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: South Korea tobacco market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 5: South Korea tobacco market share: % share, by volume, 2017
Figure 6: South Korea tobacco market distribution: % share, by volume, 2017
Figure 7: South Korea tobacco market value forecast: $ million, 2017–22
Figure 8: South Korea tobacco market volume forecast: million pieces, 2017–22
Figure 9: Forces driving competition in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 10: Drivers of buyer power in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 11: Drivers of supplier power in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 12: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 13: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 14: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the tobacco market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 15: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: British American Tobacco p.l.c.: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Japan Tobacco Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Japan Tobacco Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: KT&G Corp: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: KT&G Corp: assets & liabilities
Figure 21: Philip Morris International Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 22: Philip Morris International Inc.: assets & liabilities

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