World Cigarettes Kuwait

Overall sales will be hit by anti-smoking measures and anticipated import duty rises, although a rapidly expanding population will help stabilise absolute volumes which are set to fall by only 7% between 2012 and 2022. Per capita sales are forecast to drop back by 19.8% over the same period to 1,324 pieces, still moderately high by regional standards.2009 indicates that market volume was 1.5% up on 2008 although a 2.9% fall followed in 2010. A 3.4% increase occurred in 2011 while latest sales data for 2012 puts consumption down at 4.37 billion pieces with the impact of newly introduced smoking restrictions leading to this fall. A further fall to 4.2 billion pieces is forecast for 2013Annual per capita consumption rates are expected to decline year-on-year from 1,650 pieces in 2012 to 1,324 pieces in 2022, a fall of 19.8% over the period.


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

This report is the result of ERC’s extensive market research covering Cigarettes across Kuwait. 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 Kuwait.

This report also provides market size of the Cigarettes industry in Kuwait 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 Kuwait, providing marketers with essential data in order to understand their own position in the market and to identify where to compete in the future.

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Table of Contents


Market Size

Cigarette Consumption, 1990-2013

Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2013

Market Structure

Manufacturers & Brands

Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2001-2013

Taxation & Retail Prices


Retail Prices

The Smoking Population

Smoking Population, 1990-2012

Production & Trade



Cigarette Imports, 1990-2012

Imports by Country of Origin, 2000-2012


Cigarette Exports, 1990-2012

Cigarette Exports by Country of Destination, 2008

Operating Constraints

Advertising Restrictions

Health Warnings/Packaging Restrictions

Government Restrictions

Prospects & Forecasts

Consumption Forecasts to 2022

List of Tables


List of Figures



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