Cigarettes in Mexico, 2019

Smoking Tobacco in Mexico 2019 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Mexican tobacco market. It covers market size and structure along with per capita and overall consumption. Additionally, it focuses on brand data, retail pricing, prospects, and forecasts for sales and consumption until 2028.

The Mexican market for tobacco products is growing with volumes at 55,036 million pieces in 2018, which is 0.4% ahead of its level in the previous year.

Cigarette consumption per capita is decreasing in com[arison to the size of the population.


– Mexican consumers have had to downtrade their cigarette choices due to less purchase power because of economic reasons

– The cigarette market is dominated by two main brands

– The price of cigarettes has been increasing over the years

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.

Companies mentioned





Philip Morris Mexico

British American Tobacco Mexico

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

List of Tables

List of Figures

1. Overview

2. Market Size

3. Market Structure

4. Manufacturers & Brands

5. Taxation & Retail

5.1. Taxation

5.2. Retail Prices

6. The Smoking Population

7. Production & Trade

7.1. Production

7.2. Imports

7.3. Exports

8. Operating constraints

8.1. Advertising Restrictions

8.2. Health Warnings

8.3. Other Restrictions

9. Company Profiles

10. Prospects & Forecasts

11. Appendix

11.1. What is this Report About?

11.2. Time Frame

11.3. Product Category Coverage

11.4. Methodology

11.5. About GlobalData

11.6. Disclaimer

11.7. Contact Us

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: Cigarette Consumption, 1990–2018

Table 2: Legitimate & Illegitimate Consumption, 2004–2018

Table 3: Per Capita Consumption, 1990–2018

Table 4: Cigarette Sales (Current Prices), 2007–2018

Table 5: Cigarette Production, Filter vs. Plain, 2007–2017, Million Pieces

Table 6: Cigarette Production, Filter vs. Plain, 2007–2017, % Breakdown

Table 7: Market Breakdown: Full Flavor vs. Light Cigarettes, 2000–2008, Billion Pieces

Table 8: Market Breakdown: Full Flavor vs. Light Cigarettes, 2000–2008, % Breakdown

Table 9: Market Breakdown by Price Category, 2005 and 2007–2014, %

Table 10: Manufacturer Sales & Market Shares, 2000–2018, Million Pieces

Table 11: Manufacturer Sales & Market Shares, Volume, %, 2000–2018

Table 12: Market Shares of Leading Brands, 2007–2017, %

Table 13: Average Pack Price & Daily Expenditure, 2008 and 2010–2011

Table 14: Cigarette prices (selected brands), 2013 & 2015

Table 15: Smoking Population, 1990–2018

Table 16: Cigarettes Smoked Per Day by Gender, %, 2002

Table 17: Prevalence of Smoking by Age (12–15) and Gender, %, 2003–2005

Table 18: Cigarette Production, 1990–2018

Table 19: Imports of Cigarettes, 1990–2017

Table 20: Imports Cigarettes by Country of Origin, 2007–2017, Million Pieces

Table 21: Imports Cigarettes by Country of Origin, 2007–2017, %

Table 22: Exports of Cigarettes, 1990–2017

Table 23: Exports of Cigarettes by Country of Destination, 2007–2017, Million Pieces

Table 24: Exports of Cigarettes by Country of Destination, 2007–2017, %

Table 25: Company Profile: Philip Morris Mexico

Table 26: Company Profile: British American Tobacco Mexico

Table 27: Consumption Forecasts to 2028

List of Figures

List of Figures

Figure 1: Methodology

Figure 2: GlobalData at a Glance


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