Cigarettes in Guatemala, 2020

Cigarettes in Guatemala, 2020 is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the tobacco market in Guatemala. 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 2030.

The legitimate cigarette market in Guatemala stood at a forecast 3,050 million pieces in 2019, which is 81.5% ahead of its level in 1990.Per capita consumption of cigarettes in Guatemala is forecast at 181 pieces in 2019 and 96.8% its level in 1990.Sales are dominated by the local affiliates BAT and PMI. The prospects for the market are for sales of 3,450 million pieces by 2030, representing an increase of 14.2% on 2020 levels


– Guatemala is the largest and most populous of the Central American countries but it has a comparatively small cigarette market .

– Data for 2017 notes a 6.9% faln imports to 1,807 million pieces with 1,753 million pieces recorded in 2019. Exports stood at 48 million pieces in 2019.

– GlobalData estimates that 23.2% of the adult (18+) population in Guatemala was smokers in 2019. This is equivalent to an adult smoking population of 2.23 million comprising 1.49 million adult males (32.3%) and 736 thousand adult female (14.8%) smokers.

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

Tabacalera Centroamericana SA


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 Prices

5.1. Taxation

5.2. Retail Prices

6. The Smoking Population

7. Production and Trade

7.1. Production

7.2. Imports

7.3. Exports/Re-Exports

8. Operating Constraints

8.1. Advertising Restrictions

8.2. Health Warnings

8.3. Other Restrictions

9. Prospects & Forecasts

10. Appendix

10.1. What is this Report About?

10.2. Time Frame

10.3. Product Category Coverage

10.4. Methodology

10.5. About GlobalData

10.6. Disclaimer

10.7. Contact Us

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: Cigarette Consumption, 1990-2019

Table 2: Duty Paid vs. Non-Duty Paid, 2009-2018

Table 3: Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2019

Table 4: Manufacturer Sales, 2000-2019, Million pieces

Table 5: Manufacturer Market Shares, 2000-2019, %

Table 6: Smoking Population, 1990-2019

Table 7: Cigarette Production, 1990-2012, Million pieces

Table 8: Cigarette Imports, 1993-2019

Table 9: Cigarette Imports by Country of Origin, 2008-2019, Million pieces

Table 10: Cigarette Imports by Country of Origin, 2008-2019, %

Table 11: Cigarette Exports/Re-Exports, 1990-2019, Million Pieces

Table 12: Export by Country of Destination, 2008-2019, Million Pieces

Table 13: Export by Country of Destination, 2008-2019, %

Table 14: Consumption Forecasts, Million Pieces, 2020-2030

List of Figures

List of Figures

Figure 1: Methodology

Figure 2: Global Data at a glance


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