Qatar: Cigars and Cigarillos Market and the Impact of COVID-19 on It in the Medium Term
The cigars market in Qatar was equal to 32.30 million USD (calculated in retail prices) in 2015. Until 2025, the cigars market in Qatar is forecast to reach 29.97 million USD (in retail prices), thus increasing at a CAGR of 3.69% per annum for the period 2020-2025. This is an increase, compared to the decline of about -7.74% per year, registered in 2015-2019.
The average consumption per capita in value terms reached 13.63 USD per capita (in retail prices) in 2015. In the next five years, it declined at a CAGR of -11.66% per annum. In the medium term (by 2025), the indicator is forecast to slow down its decline and decrease at a CAGR of -2.90% per annum.
On contrary to other segments within the tobacco industry, the cigars and cigarillos category has experienced retail sales growth in both volume and value terms over the last few years. Despite the fact that fewer people are smoking cigarettes nowadays, cigar smoking still remains popular, especially among younger generations. What is more, many of the cigars and cigarillos come in flavoured varieties these days. In order to attract more customers, especially younger ones, most of the companies have been focused on adding flavours to make their products more appealing.
Geographically, the American region is the largest for cigars and cigarillos in terms of retail value. When it comes to flavoured variants, some of the most popular flavours are menthol, cherry and candy. However, in late 2019, the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) proposed a plan to ban menthol cigarettes and flavoured cigars in the country, mainly due to their appeal to the young people. Another recent development on the market includes the intentions of British tobacco group Imperial Brands to sell its global premium cigar business. Such action is a part of its plan to divest assets worth 2.61 billion USD by May 2020 in order to cut debt and support investments in vaping products.
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• Value chain analysis and structure of price formation;
• Analysis of retail price levels and their dynamics for the last five years;
• Analysis of the major international trade flows;
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• Importance of the HoReCa channel (on-trade vs. off-trade consumption);
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