World Cigarettes Kazakhstan

The effects of a slowdown in the economy during 2009, combined with an increase in non-duty paid sales, led to volumes falling by 21.1% to 29.78 billion pieces. With excise duties rising annually since 2010, further falls followed to 21,901 million pieces in 2012. Despite these recent falls, per capita sales are relatively high at 1,250 pieces in 2012: 29% above 1990 levels.Local cigarette production has expanded rapidly in recent years, output rising by 14.6% to 36.1 billion pieces in 2008 before falling by 25.8% in 2009 and 9.7% in 2010 but up by 4.1% in 2011 and 7.4% in 2012 to 27.06 billion pieces.Volumes are forecast to end 2022 at 21.58 billion pieces, 1.5% down on 2012. Per capita consumption is forecast at 1,112 pieces in 2022 which compares with 1,250 pieces in 2012, 11% down over the review period.


"World Cigarettes Kazakhstan” report is a qualitative report providing extensive and highly detailed consumption data on the Cigarettes industry in Kazakhstan.

This report is the result of ERC’s extensive market research covering Cigarettes across Kazakhstan. The report provides consumption data based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing work and our in-house expertise in the Cigarettes industry in order to offer extensive data about the trends and dynamics affecting the Cigarettes industry.

This report is aimed at companies operating in the Cigarettes industry and for new companies considering entry into Cigarettes industry.

This report provides detailed data of the manufacturers operating in the Cigarettes industry in Kazakhstan.

This report also provides market size of the Cigarettes industry in Kazakhstan along with other data relating to the regulations, retail price, smoking population, production & trade and forecast data.

Reasons to buy

Cigarettes companies require a detailed understanding of Cigarettes consumption in order to align their sales and marketing efforts with the latest trends in the market. This report clarifies in detail, by region and company, where the growth opportunities are in Cigarettes industry to enable effective marketing plan

As consumers’ product demands evolve, the dynamics between different countries also change – favoring some countries and leaving others increasingly out of line with demand patterns. As a result, understanding the shifting market dynamics is key to ensuring maximum sales in the future

The differing growth rates in overall regional product sales drive fundamental shifts in the market. This report provides detailed, authoritative data on these changes for marketers

The report provides the latest data on market dynamics in the Cigarettes industry across Kazakhstan, providing marketers with essential data in order to understand their own position in the market and to identify where to compete in the future.

Companies mentioned

Philip Morris Kazakhstan, JTI Central Asia, CNTIEC-Kazakhstan

Table of Contents


Market Size

Cigarette Consumption, 1990-2013

Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2013

Market Structure

Market Breakdown: Domestic v Imported, 2000-2012

Market Segmentation by Price Sector, 2003-2006 & 2008-2010

Manufacturers & Brands

Manufacturer Sales & Market Shares, 2000-2013

Taxation & Retail Prices


Excise & VAT Rates, 2010-2013

Retail Prices

The Smoking Population

Smoking Population, 1990-2012

Smoking Prevalence by Age Group & Gender, 2001

Production & Trade


Production of Cigarettes, 1990-2012


Imports of Cigarettes, 1990-2012

Cigarette Imports by Country of Origin, 2000-2012


Cigarette Exports, 1998-2012

Cigarette Exports by Country of Destination, 2005-2012

Operating Constraints

Advertising Restrictions

Health Warnings

Other Restrictions

Company Profiles

Philip Morris Kazakhstan

JTI Central Asia


Prospects & Forecasts

Consumption Forecasts to 2022

List of Tables


List of Figures



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