Lighting up: Rising tobacco consumption in emerging countries will drive growth

Operators in the Global Cigarette and Tobacco Manufacturing industry have contended with declining smoking rates in many developed countries across the world over the past five years. Despite lower volume sales in mature markets, industry operators have been able to maintain strong revenue growth by successfully raising prices on tobacco products. Furthermore, rising tobacco consumption in certain emerging markets has helped drive revenue and profit growth across the industry as a whole. Over the next five years, smoking rates are likely to continue declining in higher-income countries due to expected increases in legislation, antismoking campaigns and awareness of health risks associated with smoking...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$663bn
Annual Growth 12-17
4.2%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
557,420
Businesses
644

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Increasing tobacco consumption in emerging countries will drive industry growth
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The barriers to entry into the Global Cigarette and Tobacco Manufacturing industry are high and increasing. The market for cigarettes is highly concentrated, with the six leading manufacturers accounting for an estimated 82.6% of industry revenue in 2017. The existence of large global companies with established brand names makes it difficult for new companies to gain significant market share in the industry. Furthermore, new companies may find it difficult to gain brand awareness and compete against the leading brands. Adding to this, existing companies in the industry have developed strong distribution networks, which can be difficult and costly for new entrants to establish...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry are

  • Economies of scale
  • Ability to effectively manage risk
  • Ability to negotiate successfully with regulator
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Global number of people aged 15 to 34 and Global per capita income in the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry?

    Companies in this industry manufacture cigarettes, cigars, smoking and chewing tobacco, and other tobacco products such as snuff and bidis.

    Industry Products
  • Global brands and premium cigarettes
  • Local brand or discount cigarettes
  • Cigars
  • Smokeless tobacco products
  • Industry Activities
  • Cigarette
  • Cigar
  • Smokeless tobacco
  • Other smokeable tobacco product
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Global number of people aged 15 to 34
  • Global per capita income
  • World price of tobacco
  • Global number of adults aged 35 to 64

  • Current Performance
    Smoking ratesExcise tax and regulationsProfit growth
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
    Smoking prevalenceProfit and industry structureMounting regulations
  • Table: Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Global Wholesale Trade
  • Global Convenience Store Chains
  • Global Supermarkets

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Global Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry and Fishing
  • Global Wholesale Trade

  • Products & Services
  • Local brand or discount cigarettes
  • Global brands and premium cigarettes
  • Other
  • Cigars
  • Smokeless tobacco products
  • Chart: Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Other
  • Exports
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages and depreciation
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    China National Tobacco Corp, Philip Morris International Inc., British American Tobacco PLC, Japan Tobacco Inc., Imperial Brands PLC, Altria Group Inc.,
  • Table: China National Tobacco Corp - financial performance
  • Table: Philip Morris International Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: British American Tobacco PLC - financial performance
  • Table: Japan Tobacco Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Imperial Brands PLC - financial performance
  • Table: Altria Group Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Global Cigarette & Tobacco Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • World price of tobacco (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Bidis
  • Small hand-rolled cigarettes manufactured in South East Asian countries.
  • E-Cigarettes
  • A battery-powered vaporizer that stimulates smoking.
  • Reconstituted Tobacco Sheet (Rts) Technology
  • A technology that has expanded the possibilities for the addition of substances to the sheet during the processing of tobacco for the manufacture of cigarettes.
  • Snuff
  • Smokeless tobacco product made of ground or pulverized tobacco, which is generally taken through the nose.
  • Snus
  • A moist smokeless powder tobacco product consumed by placing under the lip for extended periods of time.
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