Cigars and Cigarillos in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2017
"Cigars and Cigarillos in Belgium and Luxembourg, 2017" is an analytical report by Canadean that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Belgium and Luxembourg markets. The report offers Market size and structure of the overall and per capita consumption based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing analysis, and our in-house expertise.
Cigars & Cigarillos volumes have continued their downward spiral since 2005 with both competition from other tobacco products and fewer opportunities to smoke affecting demand. Despite the recent fall in cigar and cigarillo sales across Belgium and Luxembourg, this combined market still registers relatively high rates of per capita consumption. As of 2015 per capita sales registered 34.7 pieces per annum, which is high by world standards. Both cigar and cigarillo sales are forecast to fall back significantly over the next ten years.
- The UEBL cigar and cigarillo market supports a number of companies, although recent events have served to concentrate the industry in fewer hands.
- The most recent of these was the acquisition of Verellen, then the number two in the market, by market leader Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) in August 2014.
- As of 2015 the main contenders in the market were STG, Agio, and J Cortès.
- The UEBL market for cigars and cigarillos is in a period of long term decline and this is expected to continue throughout the forecast period.
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.
Table of Contents
UEBL: Tobacco Products Market, %, tons, 2005 & 2015
Tobacco Products Market, UEBL, tons, 2005-2016
Market size and structure
Cigars & Cigarillos Consumption,
Overall, Million Pieces, 2004-2016
Sales by Country, Million Pieces, 2006-2016
Per Capita Pieces Per Year, 2004-2016
Cigars & Cigarillos: Market Segmentation, 2005-2016
Total & Per Capita Consumption
Of Cigarillos, 2005-2016
Of Cigars, 2005-2016
Cigar & Cigarillo Sales by Pack Size, 2010
Production and trade
Production of Cigars & Cigarillos, 2004-2014
UEBL Imports of Cigars & Cigarillos, tons, 2004-2015
Belgium: Imports by Country of Origin, Top Countries, Volume, Million of Pieces, %, 2015
Belgium: Imports by Country of Origin, Million of Pieces and Value (Â€ 000) , 2007-2015
Luxembourg: Imports by Country of
Origin, Top Countries, Volume, Â‘000 of Pieces, %, 2015
Luxembourg: Cigar Imports by Country of Origin, '000 Pieces, and Value (Â€ 000), 2007-2015
Belgium: Exports by Country of Destination, Top Countries, Volume, Million Pieces, %, 2015
Belgium: Exports of Cigars & Cigarillos, Million Pieces and Value Â€ 000, 2007-2015
Taxation and retail prices
Taxation Rates on Cigars & Cigarillos, Belgium, 1980-2016
EU: Cigars & Cigarillos, Tax Incidence Comparison, 2016
Scandinavian Tobacco Group: Retail Price List, July 2016
Cubacigar Benelux: Retail Prices, January 2016
Manufacturers and brands
UEBL: Manufacturer Shares, 2014-2015
Cigars & Cigarillos: Manufacturer Shares (Belgium), % Volume Share, 2010-2015
Manufacturer /Distributor Shares for Cigarillos and Cigars (Belgium), % Volume, 2011-2015
Cigars & Cigarillos: Manufacturer Shares (Luxembourg), % Volume, 2013-2015
Cigarillos: Manufacturer Shares, Luxembourg, % Volume, 2012-2015
Cigars: Manufacturer Shares, Luxembourg, % Volume, 2013-2015
J CortÃ¨s: Brand Family Shares, 2009
The smoking population
Adult Smoking Prevalence, Total and by Gender, %, 2004-2014
Smoking Population by Age, Daily & Occasional, (%) 2005, 2008 & 2011
Belgium: Smoking Population Usership by Age Group, %, 2014
Tobacco use by Product and Age Group, %, 2014
Tobacco use by Product and Gender, %, 2014
Luxembourg: Current Smokers by Sex and Age Group, %, 2015
Prospects and forecasts
Cigars & Cigarillos Consumption, Million Pieces, 2015-2025
Per Capita Consumption, Pieces Per Year, 2015-2025
Additional data tables
Secondary Research Information is collected from a number of publicly available as well as paid databases. Public sources involve publications by different associations and governments, annual reports and statements of companies, white papers and research publications by recognized industry experts and renowned academia etc. Paid data sources include third party authentic industry databases.
Once data collection is done through secondary research, primary interviews are conducted with different stakeholders across the value chain like manufacturers, distributors, ingredient/input suppliers, end customers and other key opinion leaders of the industry. Primary research is used both to validate the data points obtained from secondary research and to fill in the data gaps after secondary research.
The market engineering phase involves analyzing the data collected, market breakdown and forecasting. Macroeconomic indicators and bottom-up and top-down approaches are used to arrive at a complete set of data points that give way to valuable qualitative and quantitative insights. Each data point is verified by the process of data triangulation to validate the numbers and arrive at close estimates.
The market engineered data is verified and validated by a number of experts, both in-house and external.
REPORT WRITING/ PRESENTATION
After the data is curated by the mentioned highly sophisticated process, the analysts begin to write the report. Garnering insights from data and forecasts, insights are drawn to visualize the entire ecosystem in a single report.